Meets on an as needed basis to consider solid waste management and planning issues in Riley County. The issues include but are not limited to: waste reduction, reuse, recycling, yard waste/composting, household hazardous waste, waste collection, transfer station and landfilling. Required by KSA 65-3405. Shall not exceed 30 members. No term limits. Five (5) representatives from the City of Manhattan - must be nominated by respective Mayor; one (1) representative from Leonardville, Ogden, Randolph and Riley; one (1) represenative from unincorporated area of County; and a Recycling Coordinator. SWMC must review Plan annually and conduct hearing every five (5) years.
No elections are held. Members can hold office as long as they want.
Interested in being a member of the Riley County Solid Waste Management Committee?