SWACO, Columbus Launch New Initiative to Increase Plastic Bag Recycling and Reuse

New Bring Me Back program promotes the proper recycling and reuse of plastic bags

Executive Director Update: Ty Marsh

SWACO is leading three major public processes that strive to reduce the cost of waste disposal, increase technologies to recycle more and generate...

SWACO, Battelle Release Report Assessing Best Practices for Recouping Value of Landfilled Recyclables

Solid Waste Authority of Central Ohio (SWACO) has partnered with Battelle, the world’s largest nonprofit research and development organization...

Special Recycling Activities Announced

Plastic bags, household hazardous waste, prescription medications and political yard signs all have one thing in common – they can be easily...

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  • Recycling Programs
Opportunities to do Business with Us

SWACO values strong competition to obtain the best pricing and value on behalf of the residents and businesses in Franklin County.

We appreciate your interest in doing business with us.

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RFQ to Provide General Construction Services SWACO is seeking Statements of Qualifications (“SOQ”) from qualified proposers to provide general construction services at the Franklin... View

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 Public Meeting Notices


Please watch for meeting changes or cancellations, and a list of all SWACO public meetings on SWACO’s website at or call (614) 871-5100.

SWACO Board of Trustees Meeting Notices

The Solid Waste Authority of Central Ohio (SWACO) holds regular monthly Board of Trustees’ meetings at 2:30 p.m. in the SWACO Administration Building, 4239 London-Groveport Road, Grove City, Ohio 43123.  Click SWACO Board of Trustees Meeting Schedule for a copy of the agenda, meeting minutes, adopted resolutions, and more.

The public is encouraged to attend and participate in the meetings. Items on the agenda may include, but are not limited to, new business, old business, executive staff report and public comment.

SWACO to conduct three (3) public hearings on a proposed reduced Tipping Fee Rate at the following locations, dates and times: 

Tuesday, November 1, 2016 at 5 pm 
Mifflin Township Hall 
155 Olde Ridenour Road

Gahanna, Ohio 43230

Wednesday, November 9, 2016 at 1 pm 
SWACO Administrative Building 
4239 London-Groveport Road
Grove City, Ohio 43123

Tuesday, November 15, 2016 at 5:30 pm 
Upper Arlington Public Library 
Meeting Room B
2800 Tremont Road
Upper Arlington, Ohio 43221

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