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The Solid Waste Advisory Council will reconvene on Tuesday, October 19th at 6:30 pm via Go To Webinar to discuss the Conditional Use Permit (CUP) application for the Coffin Butte Landfill expansion.  If you would like to view the meeting, please register by following the link below.  This meeting will be closed to public comment. The Council will use the October 19th meeting to discuss the CUP application among themselves and formulate input to the Planning Commission. 

To register: https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/376818446392031244

To view the recording of our last meeting on October 13th, please click here.

The Solid Waste Advisory Council (SWAC) is comprised of citizens who represent various areas throughout Benton County. SWAC is a advisory committee for the Board of Commissioners on all solid waste issues for Benton County.

SWAC meetings are open to the public and are normally held at the Benton County Avery Office, 360 Avery Ave, Corvallis, upstairs conference room.  At this time we are meeting virtually through an online portal called Go To Meetings.  Meetings take place the 4th Wednesday of each month and start at 6:00 pm.  For information on our next meeting, call 541-766-6841.  

The Council consists of eight (8) membership positions. All members are appointed by the Benton County Board of Commissioners. 

For information about current membership vacancies and/or for a membership application, please call the Board's office at 541-766-6800.

The Disposal Site Advisory Committee meets quarterly.  You can find more information on DSAC here.  

Solid Waste Advisory Council Members:

Member Term of Service
John Simpkins III, Chair

Begin 01/01/21 Expire 12/31/21

Linda Brewer, Vice Chair Begin 01/01/21  Expire 12/31/23
Larry Sleeman Begin 01/01/21  Expire 12/31/21
Deborah Gile Begin 01/01/19  Expire 12/31/21
John Deuel Begin 01/01/19  Expire 12/31/21
Fred Penning Begin 01/01/21  Expire 12/31/23
John McEvoy Begin 01/01/21  Expire 12/31/23
VACANT  

 

For information about current membership vacancies and/or for a membership application, please call the Board's office at 541-766-6800.