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Solid Waste Management - Laws and Regulations

Local Law No. 3 of 2014 Solid Waste Rules and Regulations (.pdf)

For the Management of Solid Waste Generated Within the County of Dutchess as authorized by Section 12.03 of the Administrative Code of the County of Dutchess.

Solid Waste Disposal Service Agreement and Amendments (.pdf)

Solid Waste Disposal Service Agreement between the County of Dutchess and Dutchess County Resource Recovery Agency 

Local Law No. 1 of 1984 (.pdf)

"It is determined by the Dutchess County Legislature that it is appropriate to take steps to discourage or prevent the infiltration of solid waste hauling industry by undesirable or possible criminal elements."

Local Law No. 4 of 2000 (Amendment to Local Law No. 1 of 1984) (.pdf)

Local Law No. 4  of 1990 (.pdf)

Whereas, the conservation, recovery, and reuse of recyclable materials is now a necessity in order to conserve natural resources, reduce the impact of the ever increasing cost of solid waste disposal, ensure safe processing of solid waste...