Pure Trash - Green Mountain Mornings with  Chris Lenois

Listen to Bob Spencer (Windham Solid Waste Management District) and Athena Lee Bradley (Northeast Recycling Council) talk about Brattleboro's Curbside Organics Collection Program with Chris Lenois on the Green Mountain Mornings show.  This program originally aired on December 14, 2016.   

 Pure Trash

picture148After 22 Years of Operation, Member Towns Vote to Close Materials Recovery Facility (MRF).  Costs of Recycling Shifts to Towns

By Bob Spencer, Executive Director 12/12/16

Since 1994, WSWMD has operated a materials recovery facility, or MRF, to sort, bale, and market recyclable materials collected from member towns, as well as from “out-of-district” towns. At the Board of Supervisors meeting on December 8, 2016, the Board voted to cease operation of the MRF at of the end of the fiscal year, June 30, 2017.

Read more: Member Towns Vote to Close Materials Recovery Facility (MRF)

Notice of Public Hearing - December 6th

Windham Solid Waste Management District (WSWMD) will conduct a hearing for public comment on the WSWMD’s Budget and a change in Appointment of Assessment for Fiscal Year 2018 on Tuesday, December 6, 2016 at 5:00 p.m. at the WSWMD District Office, 327 Old Ferry Road, Brattleboro, Vermont