You are here: Home
Have a Question or Comment? Let us know!

What do I do with...? Where Can I...? How Do I...?

IN THE SPOTLIGHT


Legal Notice: Scrap Tire Collection and Recycling Services
The Cuyahoga County Solid Waste District is inviting bids for Scrap Tire Collection & Recycling Services from Ohio EPA Registered Scrap Tire Transporters.  A bid package can be obtained by calling (216) 443-3707. Sealed bids will be received at the Cuyahoga County Solid Waste District located at 4750 East 131 Street in Garfield Heights, OH 44105 until 12:00 P.M. NOON, on April 18, 2014 and will be opened publicly and read aloud at that time and place. Bidders must submit two (2) copies of its Bid in a sealed envelope clearly marked “SCRAP TIRE COLLECTION AND RECYCLING SERVICES." Bids shall be valid for 180 days after the Bid opening date.
Advertised April 2, 2014 * The Plain Dealer


April is Recycle Your Computer Month


From April 1-30, recycle old computer equipment at city service departments throughout Cuyahoga County.

Dispose of household hazardous wastes (oil-base paint, pesticides, and more)

See the list of community collections.  Got latex paint?  Watch our video to learn how to dry it out for disposal in the trash.

Composting education seminars in 2014

The District's Education Specialist will be teaching about best practices for backyard composting this spring and summer.  Seminars will be held throughout Cuyahoga County.

Recycling grants awarded to Cuyahoga County communities, schools, and non-profits


The Solid Waste District is pleased to announce the recipients of its 2014 Community Recycling Awareness Grant and its 2014 Recycling Container Grant. Grants totaling $195,476 were awarded to 37 communities and 27 schools and non-profit organizations in Cuyahoga County.

Recycling seminars and info for businesses, organizations, and schools

Check out our newly updated Recycling Directory for Business & Industry

Businesses can attend free seminars to learn how to successfully recycle at work and how to contract for waste & recycling services.

Contests and programs for schools offered this spring

Join the “Zero Waste” Challenge and reduce your school's garbage. The challenge is held on a day chosen by the school on or before April 30. (flyer)

It's time for the District's annual Poetree contest.  Cuyahoga County students in grades 1-12 can write a poem about trees and enter it into the contest by Friday, May 9.  (flyer)

Calendar of Events


Ongoing
Household Hazardous Waste Disposal Program
City Service Departments

April 1-30, 2014
Recycle Your Computer Month
City Service Departments

April 18, 2014
Scrap Tire Collection bids due

April 22, 2014
Happy Earth Day!

April 23, 2014
Compost Seminar & Bin Sale
Cuyahoga Community College Western Campus

April 24, 2014
Waste & Recycling $ense for Business seminar

April 26, 2014
DEA Drug Disposal Event
Local law enforcement

April 24, 2014
Compost Seminar & Bin Sale
Cuyahoga Community College Westshore Campus

April 29, 2014
Compost Seminar & Bin Sale
Parma Heights


  

Register for our e-newsletter