The Division of Solid Waste Management of the Dutchess County Department of Planning and Development formulates programs for the collection and disposal of solid waste (discarded material) generated within Dutchess County.
Our main function is to implement the Dutchess County Local Solid Waste Management Plan, Rethinking Waste.
The three main goals of the plan are:
Congratulations to Fishkill Plains Elementary School for coming in first in the 2nd Annual School Recycling Challenge! The school saw an increase of 10% in their recycling rate.
The Dutchess County Division of Solid Waste Management will have three (3) Household Hazardous Waste and Electronics Recycling Events in 2020.
The October 5th event is sold out - Please check back March 2020
The County has recycling containers to borrow for your next big event
Companies licensed in Dutchess County to collect, transfer, transport, store or dispose of solid waste