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May 21, 2018 
OC Waste & Recycling Receives Two Achievement Awards for Innovation

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OC Waste & Recycling (OCWR) received two Achievement Awards in May 2018 from the National Association of Counties (NACo). OCWR’s prize-winning accomplishments include their pivotal role in revitalizing Yorba Park and their reinvention of a cumbersome reporting process to improve efficiency and workflow.

The Yorba Park revitalization project transformed a closed landfill into a vibrant, safe and attractive community and dog park. OCWR worked alongside the City of Orange to install and relocate environmental protection systems as well as numerous park upgrades, which required extensive coordination and communication between several entities with differing priorities.

May 23, 2018 
OC Waste & Recycling and Supervisor Lisa Bartlett Celebrated Earth Day at the Landfill

News ImageOC Waste & Recycling and Supervisor Lisa Bartlett celebrated Earth Day 2018 by holding an open house & environmental fair at Prima Deshecha Landfill. The event drew more than 350 residents interested in environmental stewardship.

March 29, 2018 
Celebrate Earth Day at Prima Deshecha Landfill Open House

News ImageOC Waste & Recycling and Fifth District Supervisor Lisa Bartlett are pleased to welcome Orange County residents to a FREE Earth Day Open House and Environmental Fair at the Prima Deshecha Landfill on Saturday April 21, 2018. Tours of the environmental campus include the waste disposal area, material recycling facility, landfill gas-to-energy plant, native habitat restoration areas and Household Hazardous Waste Collection Center.

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