Sustainability & Solid Waste Management

The Department of Sustainability & Solid Waste Management will focus on the County’s efforts to increase sustainable practices and waste diversion by employees and residents. The department implements the County’s Local Solid Waste Management Plan, by working with municipalities, businesses and organizations to ensure the sustainability of our local environment.

The department also provides administrative oversite of the County’s Landfill Operations.

The department reports to the Planning and Environmental Quality Committee of the Board of Supervisors.

To Learn more about recycling and waste diversion or how to responsibly dispose of hard to determine items, please visit Ontario County's recycling website.