Blair's Updated Disposal Plan Includes Burning Ban
Blair’s Updated Disposal Plan Includes Burning Ban
A 10-year update to Blair County’s Solid Waste Plan is asking officials in each of the county’s 24 municipalities to ban the burning of all recyclable materials.
Inter-Municipal Relation Committee director John Frederick presented the document to county leaders on Tuesday. Frederick says the plan ensures there is enough disposal capacity for the future – and it also addresses recycling, composting and waste-reduction issues.
Frederick says it’s his goal to get more people to recycle – and that includes a countywide ban on the burning of recyclable materials.
The ban would have to be approved by each municipality. Commissioner Diane Meling questioned who would enforce the ban and the procedures that would be put in place. Frederick says five of Blair County’s municipalities already have a recyclable burning ban in place.
Dell Laptop Computer,
with DVD player, Windows 7
Junit Brand Ladies' Coat,
size L, new, never worn, white,
grey and white faux fur lining, $50
2001 Chevy Impala Rotors,
1 set - (reduced) $40
Lemax Christmas Village,
for under tree or...
WIN through Friday the 13th if you know
The Answer Is Always
You can win your choice of
a Mens' or Ladies' Citizens Watch
Listen to The 11th Hour through Friday December 13th
call Doug at 944-9420 when he asks a question
Monday December 2nd
Master Gardener Tom Ford
Tuesday December 3rd
Guest Cohost David Ickes
Wednesday December 4th
Innovation Insider Steve Greenberg - Holiday Tech
PLUS: Are you a local inventor who would be interested in