Invitation to the Public, all RI Local Conservation Commissions, and
other State and Local Environmental Groups and Agencies
A special presentation:
“Where will it all Go? The Future of the Central Landfill”
Speaker: Michael OConnell, Executive Director, R.I. Resource Recovery Corp.
Date: Monday evening, September 22, 2014
Time: 7:00 pm
Place: Jamestown Town Chambers, Town Hall
93 Narragansett Ave., Jamestown, RI
- Light refreshments provided
- Hosted by the Jamestown Conservation Commission
- Sponsored by the RI Association of Conservation Commissions (RIACC)
“Mountains of Trash or Burning Air? Where is it all going?” — Michael OConnell, Executive Director of the Rhode Island Resource Recovery Corporation (RIRRC), will speak about the process now underway to update RI’s Comprehensive Solid Waste Master Plan.
Director OConnell will share background information about RIRRC, address remaining landfill capacity, explain regional trends in solid waste, and discuss the key issues, strategies, and recommendations that are emerging from the planning process, with the potential to shape the future of solid waste management in Rhode Island. You will also have the opportunity to get YOUR questions answered about reducing, reusing, and recycling in RI.