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Illegal Dumping - A Growing Problem We Can Solve

Post Date:09/10/2018 11:25 AM

Illegal dumping costs California taxpayers millions of dollars every year . In Monterey County, cleaning up illegally dumped

Reducing Illegal Dumping Workshop

Wednesday, October 3rd at 9 AM

Monterey County Farm Bureau

1140 Abbott St. Suite C, Salinas, CA 93901

mattresses, televisions, and other household furniture and trash is not only expensive for local governments, it is expensive for private property owners who become victim to illegal dumping; rural land owners, particularly farmers and ranchers, share a high burden of these costs.

Be part of the solution and join us! Local solid waste agencies and the County will host a workshop at the Monterey County Farm Bureau conference room in Salinas on Wednesday Octover 3rd at 9 am to:

  • Brainstorm ways to reduce illegal dumping
  • Present resources available to clean-up illegally dumped materials

Everyone should have access to dispose of their waste easily and cost-effectively. We want to improve current services and programs to meet community needs and we want to hear from you on possible solutions.

For more information regarding resource available to assist with illegal dump sites on private property contact Monterey County Health Department at (831) 755-4617.

For information on recycling and disposal facility information in your area please visit: Salinas Valley: www.salinasvalleyrecycles.org Monterey Peninsula: www.mrwmd.org

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