The Waste Management Commission is an 18 member advisory body to the Orange County Board of Supervisors.
The Board of Supervisors established the Waste Management Commission on July 13, 1982. Members of the Waste Management Commission are selected in the following ways:
Two public members appointed by each Supervisor to a two-year term. Appointee must reside in Orange County, and may not be a representative of the waste industry.
Five city council members, one from a city located in each of the five Orange County Supervisorial Districts, appointed by the City Selection Committee for the County of Orange, California (the City Selection Committee) to a three-year term.
The Chair of the City Selection Committee or any elected city official designee to a three-year term.
A City Manager appointed by the City Selection Committee to a three-year term.
The Director, OC Waste & Recycling, or his or her designee, shall be a non-voting member of the Commission.
The current members of the Waste Management Commission are:
City Selection Committee - 3rd District
Joe J. Carchio, Chairman
City Selection Committee - 5th District
Donald R. Froelich
Rob Johnson, Vice Chair
City Selection Committee - 2nd District
Charles J. Kim
Steve Chavez Lodge
City Selection Committee - 4th District
Tina M. Nieto
Bret M. Plumlee
City Selection Committee - City Manager Representative
David J. Shawver
City Selection Committee - At Large
Chad P. Wanke
City Selection Committee - 1st District
Shaw Lin, D. Env., P.E.
Acting Director, OC Waste & Recycling
The purpose of the Waste Management Commission is to advise the Orange County Board of Supervisors on matters relating to municipal solid waste and hazardous waste management, operation and maintenance of the County's landfills, and other facilities related to the County's solid waste disposal system.
The Waste Management Commission meets quarterly on the second Thursday of March, June, September, and December at 2:00 p.m.
2017 Meeting Dates
Thursday, March 9, 2017
Thursday, June 8, 2017
Thursday, September 14, 2017
Thursday, December 14, 2017
All meetings are held at 2:00 p.m. at OC Waste & Recycling Headquarters:
300 North Flower Street
Santa Ana, CA 92703 Click here to see map.
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