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SOLID WASTE MANAGEMENT
26 August 1997 Riley County Office Building
P.M. Second Floor Meeting
Bayer, William Clark, William Eberle, Steve Galitzer, Dan Harden, Roger
Kvasnicka, Gary Naughton, Bob Newsome, Monty Wedel, Van Withee, Fran Zerby
Bollman, Betty Book, Dianne Brummet, Phyllis Epps, Jerry Ericson, David Horn,
John Hunt, Ernest Jordan, Edmund Kriebs, Roger Kvasnicka, Alan Ladd, Bruce
McCallum, John Ott, Dennis Peterson, Bob Rogers, Damian Schmidt, Karen Visser,
Judy Willingham, Howard Wilson
meeting was called to order by Steve Galitzer, Chair.
1. Roll call
(Attendance sign-up sheet)
attendance sign-up sheet was passed around the table.
2. Minutes of
motion was made and seconded to approve the minutes of June 17, 1997 as
Motion carried unanimously.
on Solid Waste Grants (Richard Nelson & Monty Wedel)
received from KDHE on August 16, 1997
to begin the week of September 8, 1997 and will end in 1 year
Gary Naughton as consultant (Gary will resign from Committee due to conflict of
will not be included in study due to limited space, however the new Weed
Department, County Shops & HHW (KSU) are all possibilities
should identify specific industries naming each entity that can utilize
woodwaste for energy.
sorting around the middle of October, 1997
should identify what is in the waste stream
for volunteers to sort through waste at Transfer Station site
Education Grants – Monty Wedel
will not receive third grant this year.
on battery site in Fairmont (Monty Wedel)
Wedel reported that the Kansas Department of
Health and Environment has determined that there are three problem areas. Riley County is waiting for KDHE Agreement approval in order to begin the clean-up
process. Cost of clean-up has not yet been determined.
5. Update on Recycling
Directory publication and distribution (Monty Wedel)
Committee has asked Monty and his department to
update the recycling directories as needed and to proceed with the printing and
distributing as soon as possible. A suggestion was made to change the year
status to 1997-98 due to the late distribution.
6. Update on changes needed
to Solid Waste Management Plan (Monty Wedel & Steve Galitzer)
a. Solid Waste Management Plan -
Rules & Regulations item #2
Riley County information –
Manhattan City information - not
b. Solid Waste Management
Plan – HHW Permit
small quantity of generator waste
amount of material allowed in storage
Business – Monty Wedel
The City of Manhattan officials are
investigating recycling opportunities.
date and time for next meeting/Adjourn
The next meeting of the Solid Waste Management
Committee will be Tuesday, September 23, 1997 at 7:00 in the Board of County
Commissioner’s Meeting Room located on the First floor of the Riley County
Office Building, 110 Courthouse Plaza.
meeting was adjourned.