Recycling

Responsibilities


The Recycling Department was created in 1991. The Department is responsible for:
  • Developing and implementing waste reduction and reuse programs for rural residents
  • Developing strategies to reduce the amount of illegal dumping in Douglas County
  • Improving the cost efficiency and utilization of local recycling programs
  • Providing for the safe disposal of household and agricultural hazardous waste
  • Working with other agencies to develop a comprehensive solid waste management system

Additional Information