WYOMING LEGISLATORS! THANK YOU! For a successful 2016 Legislative session for Wyoming Solid Waste Operations!

HB0010 16 - 1 - 207 . Department loans; repayment. Principal payments on loans made to the department for taking corrective actions at leaking underground and aboveground storage tank and solid waste landfill remediation sites shall be paid from the corrective action account directly to the state water pollution control revolving loan account.

HB0028 AN ACT relating to the municipal solid waste facilities cease and transfer program; providing for the issuance of grants and loans for total project cost under the program as specified; creating additional criteria for grants and loans above seventy - five percent (75%) of the total project cost as specified; and providing for an effective date.

SF0007 AN ACT relating to municipal solid waste facilities remediation projects; establishing a prioritized list of projects; and SF0039 AN ACT relating to prioritization of municipal solid waste facilities cease and transfer projects;

Join Now!

.....the advancement of knowledge in the planning, operation and management of solid waste and recycling systems within the State of Wyoming, thus protecting the health and well-being of Wyoming's residents and resources

Four Reasons to Join Now!

Annual Conference

1The WSWRA conference in late summer features educational opportunities, networking with the people that make solid waste management and recycling programs work in Wyoming, new products and service demonstrations from vendors, updates on regulations and future plans, state certification tests for landfill operators and managers.

Information Sharing

2EPA, DEQ and other grants and funding opportunities are accessible. Members have a networking opportunity to visit with other communities to share proven practices and success with solid waste and recycling organizations.

Legislation

3Local and state laws affecting solid waste and recycling programs are proposed, critiqued, discussed, and improved in WSWRA workshops and legislative efforts.

High Priority Goals

4To promote safe, efficient and cost-effective management of solid waste including waste
reduction and diversion through recycling and reuse and to encourage partnerships between government and volunteer recycling groups statewide and promote legislation which improves solid waste disposal and recycling opportunities.