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GLOW Region Solid Waste Management Committee
Located in the heart of Western New York, the GLOW Region Solid Waste Management Committee was formed in 1987 by the counties of Genesee, Livingston, Orleans and Wyoming through an Intermunicipal Cooperation Agreement (IMA). The purpose of this partnership was, and continues to be, to develop strategies for the management of solid waste in the region. The agreement was renewed by the counties every two years through 2003, at which time Orleans County ended its participation in the organization. Genesee, Livingston and Wyoming counties continue to participate and fund the Committee. The current agreement expires at the end of 2015. The thirteenth renewal, passed by the counties July of 2013, took effect on January 1, 2014 and runs until December 31, 2015. The fourteenth renewal was passed by the counties in August of 2015. It takes effect on January 1, 2016 and runs until December 31, 2017.
The linked pages can be summarized as follows:
Us – contains information on the State Solid Waste Management
Act of 1988, Planning Activities, Funding Sources, Accomplishments
& Awards, and Committee
Meeting Schedule, Notices & Minutes – contains GLOW’s 2016 meeting schedule and upcoming meeting notices and agendas, along with the most recent approved minutes from meetings.
Programs - outlines programs sponsored and provided by GLOW. These programs include: Household Hazardous Waste Collections, Mat-Ex: Western/Central New York Materials Exchange, Backyard Composting, School and Community Presentations, Technical Assistance and more.
Brochures and Materials – a listing of information available from GLOW at NO Charge, most via the Web, others via mail, to residents, businesses, government agencies and farmers.
Calendar of Events – contains a list of events that GLOW will be participating in.
Professional Memberships and Affiliations – lists organizations GLOW is a member of or participates in.
Legislation – contains information on proposed State legislation relating to solid waste and environmental issues
Contact Us – Information on how to reach us.
GLOW Region Solid Waste
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