Outdated Political Signs' New Message: Recycle

ThisWeek Community News story on efforts by SWACO and partners to help residents recycle yard signs following the November General Election.

On America Recycles Day, SWACO Announces New Record for Recycling in Franklin County

Franklin County's recycling rate reaches 40-percent, a record high for the community.

Dispatch Editorial: Here's A Switch: Cheaper Government

SWACO's proposal to reduce the rate to tip waste at the Franklin County Sanitary Landfill was recently acknowledged by the Columbus Dispatch...

Recycling Plan Could Extend Life of Franklin County Landfill

The Columbus Dispatch reports, 'A plan that could lower garbage fees, extend the life of the Franklin County landfill and generate $40 million...

  • Landfill Hours
  • 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.

All RFP's

Name Description Contact  
ITB for the Provision of Recycling and Collection Services This is a Joint Bid Process that includes two steps: 1) bid submissions by 3:30 p.m., December 1, 2016, for Recycling Services; and 2) bid... View
RFB to Purchase 50 ft. Aluminum Tipper Trailers SWACO is accepting sealed bids for purchase of 50’ Refuse Tipper Trailers. Sealed bids are due no later than 1:30 p.m., on Wednesday,... View

View All »

Would you like to receive an email notification when we have a new project posted?

To sign up to receive notices, please create an account on GovDelivery here:


and check the boxes for "Doing Business with Us" to receive notices when a new competitive project is posted.


 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

Additional Information

SWACO Public Information Request Policy