Solid Waste Planning

2020-2021 Programs Evaluation

The Plan Implementation Action Committee reviewed the programs that work to achieve the Solid Waste Plan. The year-long effort identified strengths, weaknesses, threats, and opportunities to identify recommendations and prioritize programs.

View the full report.

The Washtenaw County Solid Waste Management System consists of the collection, transfer, processing, and disposal facilities. This network supports waste prevention, reduction, recycling, composting, and sanitary landfill service.

Washtenaw County Solid Waste Management Plan 2015-17 Amendment

Washtenaw County is currently in the process of amending its Solid Waste Management Plan. View more information on the plan and process.    

Annual Reports

Reports detail the activities of the Material Management Division, including solid waste management, recycling, and home toxics reduction initiatives. View the reports.

Waste Diversion

This feasibility study addresses waste diversion strategies and identifies potential locations to site new facilities within Washtenaw County.  View the Waste Diversion Site Feasibility Study: Assessment of Recovery Facilities to Manage Recyclables (2017) (PDF).

Solid Waste Planning Committee

Learn about the Solid Waste Planning Committee.