Litter & Recycling

Major Responsibilities

  • Litter prevention and recycling grants administration
  • Education for adults and youth, awareness activities
  • Litter collection on public property and litter law enforcement
  • Supervise jail trusty and court ordered public hours used for city-wide clean up

Learn more about our Litter Prevention and Recycling Program.

Standard Services Provided

  • Coordinates city-wide volunteer clean- ups, Muskingum River sweep
  • Education of public on solid waste/recycling/litter prevention
  • Provides litter containment, including litter collection assistance, for major public events

Areas of Service Not Generally Known

  • Resource speaker for groups, businesses, classrooms
  • Solid waste/litter prevention/recycling library:
    • Books
    • Magazines available for research
    • Pamphlets
    • Videos