Increasing recycling in SLV

Event Details

Results of the San Luis Valley’s Waste Diversion Study showing us how recycling can be compiled on a broader scale will be revealed at upcoming meetings. We invite you to participate this next week in Crestone, La Jara, and Alamosa.

Reducing waste reduces CO2 emissions. Come join us to learn more.

Refreshments will be provided.

This Tuesday, November 7, Baca Grande POA, 68575 County Rd T, 6:00-8:00 PM

Wednesday, November 8, Conejos County Nursing Service Conference Room, 19023 US Hwy 285, 1:00-3:00 PM

Wednesday, November 8, Alamosa County Commissioners Board Room, 8900-A Independence Way, 6:00-8:00 PM

Attendees at these events will include Laurie Batchelder Adams (LBA Consultants), a Waste Reduction and Recycling Consultant, and respected voice throughout the state of Colorado; the project team will be there including staff of the San Luis Valley Ecosystem Council and Conejos Clean Water nonprofit organizations, invited members of the Waste Diversion Task Force, elected officials and key staff, business and community leaders, and representatives of the materials management industry.

Highlights of these meetings will be the presentations by LBA’s strategy options reviewed and recommended in the Waste Diversion Plan outlining the valley’s infrastructure, service, and policy needs over the next ten years.

A range of issues will be discussed on elements of the plan including a proposed network of drop sites, recycling center expansion, and the anticipated start of education programs for schools and local elected officials and staff on diversion and recycling in general, practical applications, and systems proposed for the valley.

Comments are welcome and encouraged.

Please participate in this critical forum.

Date(s) - November 7
6:00 pm-8:00 pm

Cost (if any)

BGPOA Meeting Room