Solid Waste Advisory Committee

Per the Frederick County Ethics Law, members are required to complete an annual Financial Disclosure Statement. For more information, contact the County Attorney's Office at 301-600-1030.

Mission Statement


The Frederick County Solid Waste Advisory Committee is created for the purpose of recommending to the County Executive the soundest methods of waste disposal, recycling, and waste reduction; and advising the County Executive on specifically requested policy alternatives.

Membership


The Committee shall have 12 voting members in the following categories:
 Designated Initial Term
 Business - Industrial
 2 years
 Business - Commercial / Retail
 3 years
 Business - Hi-Tech / Financial
 4 years
 Environmental Group
 2 years
 Civic Organization
 3 years
 Municipality- Population 40,000 or more
 4 years
 Municipality - Population of 39,999 or less
 2 years
 Commercial Solid Waste / Recycling Company
 3 years

Non-Designated
Initial Term
 At-large (one position)
 2 years
 At-large (two positions)
 3 years
 At-large (one position)
 4 years


Each member shall serve a term of 3 years. The term of the members shall be staggered, as required by the terms of members initially appointed in September 1991. A designated member of the County Council shall be a voting, ex-officio member of the Committee and shall serve in a capacity with his/her term. For more information, please call the Department of Solid Waste Management at 301-600-2890.