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WASTE MANAGEMENT COMMITTEE
7:00 P.M. 2nd Floor
Members Present: Burke Bayers, William Clark, Steve
Galitzer, Roger Kvasnicka, Diane Stoddard, Howard Wilson
David Bowman, Betty Book,
Dianne Brummet, William Eberle, Phyllis Epps, Jerry Ericson, Dan Harden, David
Horn, Ernest Jordan, Joe Kitterman, Edmund Kriebs Alan Ladd, Bob Newsome,
Dennis Peterson, Lakshmi Reddi, Damian Schmidt, Karen Visser, Jean Waters, Monty Wedel, Judy Willingham, Van Withee, John Woods and Fran Zerby
Others Present: Julie Winter, Staff
Roll Call - The meeting was called to order at 7:05
by Chairman Steve Galitzer. An attendance sheet was distributed.
Approve the minutes
of the previous meeting –
The minutes of the previous meeting were approved as distributed.
Update on Waste
Characterization Study –
Tabled until next meeting
Update on KDHE solid
waste implementation grant and KSU recycling program –
announced there were no grant applications submitted before the April 15
solid waste implementation grant #7:
discussed the modification to the $14,000 grant, to include a smaller flatbed
trailer for the purpose of maneuvering on sidewalks. This modification will
make collecting cardboard easier for the staff.
Recycling containers are being distributed around
campus. KSU is in the process of installing a baler in steel shed located at
the bull barns. Recycled materials will be stored at the bull barns, baled
and then hauled to Howie’s.
SWMC – Minutes
April 15, 1999
Update on Earth Day activities – Diane Stoddard gave the
committee a brief overview of the scheduled events at the Zoo on April 17, 1999
and at Howie’s on April 24, 1999. A volunteer sign-up sheet for was passed
around the table. Galizter asked that Monty Wedel attend the BOCC press
conference on Monday, April 19, 1999 to inform the public of the Proclamation
signed by various county, city and Fort Riley officials. Letters have been
mailed to everyone for the “Clean Your Files” competition.
Review process for update of Solid Waste Management Plan – Send
note to each subcommittee asking them to review their section and make changes
as needed to the Solid Waste Management Plan. Galitzer noted that the Grant
and HHW sections need updates.
Business - Galitzer would like a survey mailed to each member asking what
nights/weeks are best to meet and if they are interested in remaining on the
committee. Results will be available at the next meeting.
8. Set date
and time for next meeting/Adjourn – No date and time set. Will notify
members at a later date.