Environmental Planning & Assistance, Stan Reagan

Warren County Public Works, 1141 State St. - 2nd Floor, Bowling Green, Ky 42101

P - 270.843-5353 F - 270.843-5304

Monday thru Friday, 8:30am - 4:00pm

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The Division for Environmental Planning & Assistance is responsible for coordinating solid waste and recycling. It manages the Warren County Area Solid Waste Management Plan, including oversight of residential recycling and solid waste collection and disposal by both businesses and residences. The plan also includes guidelines for public education, landfill siting and enforcement, and statistics on collection of solid waste and recycling. Local initiatives include the Litter Education and Abatement Program and the Illegal Open Dump Cleanup Program, as well as Warren County Household Hazardous Waste Day. DEPA also works with area businesses and organizations to facilitate special events for eScrap and document shredding collection events.If you have any questions about any of our programs, please call. We would love to help! We can be reached at 270-843-5353. Our e-mail is warco.depa@ky.gov .

Please visit our website for additional information.

2015 Waste Tire Recovery Event, April 30 thru May 2nd

Warren County's 2015 Waste Tire Recovery Weekend will be April 30th thru May 2nd, 2015, from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m  All tires must be brought to the county's salt storage barn at 999 Lauren Avery Drive. It is accessible using the road to the Bluegrass Materials Co. Bowling Green Central Quarry, off of U.S. 31-W near Bristow.

No tires will be accepted before the scheduled recovery event. Tires on rims will be accepted up to the size of typical farm tractor tires.

Retailers, used tire resellers, junk and scrap yards may not participate in the recovery event.

The county will not pickup tires from anyone.  EXCEPTION: Tire piles containing more 1,500 or more Passenger Tire Equivalents must be reported in advance, and will be collected by a waste tire recovery contractor at a later date.

NOTICE: Dumping of tires is illegal. Anyone caught dumping or having participated in the conspiracy to dump tires illegally in Warren County will be prosecuted to the full extent of the law.Warren County recommends that tires be left at certifiied tire retailers who are collecting the fees to allow for proper disposal when tires are replaced with new tires. These retailers also accept used tires for disposal for a nominal fee per tire.

* * Upcoming Events * *

WASTE TIRE RECOVERY - DROP-OFF

8 A.M. TO 2 P.M., APRIL 30, May 1 & May 2

999 Lauren Avery Drive, off U.S. 31-W at Bristow - Signs Posted

CONTACTS

Stan Reagan, Coordinator, (270) 843-5353

Harper Stewart, Office Manager, (270) 843-5353

 

Stan Reagan
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  • 2015 Residential Garbage Rate Caps
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  • 2015 Commercial-Industrial Waste Rate Caps
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  • Ky. Waste Hauler & Recycler Registration Form
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