Recycling Advisory Committee Meeting

8:00 AM - 9:30 AM Wednesday, March 12, 2014

Department of Public Works
147 Hampshire Street
Main Conference Room

City Wide

Ms. Randi Mail,, 617-349-4866

Committee members are appointed by the City Manager. All meetings are open to the public. Members of the public may speak during the public comment section for up to two minutes. If you wish to speak, please contact the Recycling Director, Ms. Randi Mail at 617-349-4866 or by 1pm the day before the meeting. You may also email, fax or mail written comments to the Recycling Director for inclusion in in public comments in lieu of appearing to speak in person. The Committee Chair must first grant permission to non-members who request to speak at the meeting.

Draft Agenda for September 10, 2014

  • Housekeeping, 8:00am (20 min)
    • Public comment
    • Approve minutes
    • Member updates
  • Report from Recycling Director, 8:20am  (15 min)

    • Coalition for the Homeless Partnership for Furniture Pickups
    • Checkout Bag Ordinance & Regulations
    • Mattress Recycling
    • Organics Collection Pilot & Drop-Off Organics
    • Outreach to Multi-Family Buildings with "C" Recycling Status
    • Composition of the Waste Stream
  • Discussion Topics, 8:35am (50 min) 
  • Closing, 9:25am (5 min)

    • Action Plan / Decisions
    • Announcements & Check-ins
    • Adjourn, 9:30am

2014/2015 meetings
8am, Council Chambers in City Hall, 795 Mass Ave unless otherwise noted

  • September 10 (DPW, 147 Hampshire St main conference room, due to city hall renovations)
  • October 8 (DPW, 147 Hampshire St main conference room, due to city hall renovations)
  • November 12
  • December 10

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Dept of Public Works

147 Hampshire St
Cambridge MA 02139


Hours of Service

Monday: 8:30am-8:00pm
Tuesday-Thursday: 8:30am-5:00pm
Friday: 8:30am-12 noon
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Tuesday & Thursday: 4:00pm-7:30pm
Saturday: 9:00am-4:00pm

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