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Grants Program to Advance Central Ohio as Leader in Waste Reduction, Recycling

The Solid Waste Authority of Central Ohio is seeking applicants for the Community Waste Reduction (CWR) Grant Program, a competitive grant program that is open to all non-profits and government organizations in Franklin County. Read More »

Franklin County to Participate in National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day

National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day is being held on Saturday, April 30, 2016 and aims to provide a safe, convenient, and responsible means for disposing of prescription drugs, while also educating the community about the potential for abuse of medications. Read More »

SWACO Celebrates Earth Day by Pitching In, Giving Back to the Community

SWACO is proud to financially sponsor the Green Columbus Branch Out 2016 activities and will be deploying staff resources into the Franklin County community on Earth Day to help residents and businesses participate in living greener, more sustainable lives. Read More »

2016 Household Hazardous Waste Mobile Collection Events

HHW materials are unsafe and should not be put in the trash and sent to the Franklin County Sanitary Landfill. Instead, SWACO has scheduled four easy and convenient community drop-off events for these materials. Additionally, SWACO provides free HHW disposal services year-round at a permanent drop-off location at 645 E. 8th Ave., Columbus, Ohio 43201. Read More »

News Highlights

Grants Program to Advance Central Ohio as Leader in Waste Reduction, Recycling

The Solid Waste Authority of Central Ohio is seeking applicants for the Community Waste Reduction (CWR) Grant Program, a competitive grant program that is open to all non-profits and government organizations in Franklin County. Read More »

Forging Strong Partnerships which Support the Economy, Protect our Environment

Ahead of Rock on the Range, MAPFRE Stadium receives award from SWACO as part of firm's Event Sponsorship Pilot Program; Grant to help MAPFRE Stadium establish best practices for reducing waste and increasing recycling
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SWACO, Columbus Launch Contest to Combat Litter in Parks

Columbus Recreation and Parks Department is soliciting photo entries for a “Strange Litter” contest. Prizes, sponsored by the Solid Waste Authority of Central Ohio (SWACO), will be awarded to the most unusual litter removed from a city park during a permitted clean-up event. Read More »

Waste-Reduction is Goal for Pilot Program

ThisWeek Community News features information on a new SWACO Pilot Program for 2016 in which public-event organizers can apply for money to reduce waste, increase recycling and composting, and generate public awareness.
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Board of Trustees

NEXT BOARD MEETING
June 7, 2016
4239 London Groveport Road
Grove City, Ohio 43123
(614) 871-5100
Time: 2:30 p.m.

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