Public Education

August 13, 2014 on 11:53 am | In Education, Logan County, Logan County Educational Foundation, Recycle, recycling center, Solid Waste District | No Comments

We want to know what YOU want to know!

Here at the solid waste district we are dedicated to educating you on all of our programs as well as on environmental health in general. We recognize that our education efforts …

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Grocery Bags

August 8, 2014 on 3:17 pm | In Education, KLCB, Logan County, Recycle, recycling center, Solid Waste District, Trash Thoughts, Zero Waste | No Comments

Plastic-BagsThe average family accumulates 60 plastic bags in only four trips to the grocery store. It is estimated that worldwide plastic bag consumption falls between 500 billion and 1 trillion bags annually; that breaks down to almost 1 million every …

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Cherokee Run Landfill

August 6, 2014 on 1:50 pm | In Education, Environmental health, Logan County, Solid Waste District, Trash Thoughts | No Comments

A working face at the Cherokee Run Landfill.

A working face at the Cherokee Run Landfill.

The Cherokee Run Landfill is located on State Route 68 between Bellefontaine and Belle Center. This one of the cleanest and safest municipal solid waste landfills in the country, and the staff …

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Landfills

August 5, 2014 on 10:52 am | In Education, Environmental health, KLCB, Logan County, Trash Thoughts | No Comments

The public often believes that landfills and dumps are the same. This is not the case. A dump can be described as an open hole where trash is buried irresponsibly with virtually no monitoring or cover, while a landfill is …

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Drop Site Survey

July 29, 2014 on 3:19 pm | In Logan County, Pay-As-You-Throw, Recycle, recycling center, Recycling in Ohio, Solid Waste District, Trash Thoughts | No Comments

If you utilize our recycling drop sites around the county, please take a few moments to complete this survey! We really appreciate any feedback you can give us. Just click the link below to get started.

https://www.surveymonkey.com/s/MN9VBR6

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The Logan County Health Department

July 29, 2014 on 12:20 pm | In Environmental health, Logan County, Solid Waste District | No Comments

The Logan County Health department goes above and beyond to keep residents safe. They offer in-house and outreach child and adult immunization clinics, environmental health services, home health services, and records of births and deaths in Logan County. The employees …

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Ashley Wilson Awarded SWD Scholarship

June 21, 2014 on 1:28 pm | In Benjamin Logan High School, Education, Logan County, Logan County Educational Foundation, Scholarship, Solid Waste District | No Comments

Ashley Wilson 2014 Scholarship Recipient from SWDAshley Wilson, daughter of Matthew and Shawndel Wilson, was selected from many fine applicants to receive the 2014 Logan County Solid Waste District Scholarship.  This grant will provide $2,000 each year for a four year undergraduate degree at the college …

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CHARM Opens for the Season

May 27, 2014 on 10:10 am | In CHaRM, Education, Household Hazardous Wastes, Logan County, Recycle, Recycling in Ohio, Solid Waste District | No Comments

Vehicles entering CHARM building.

Vehicles entering CHARM building.

CHARM the Center for Hard to Recycle Materials opens for the annual service to Logan County residents.  CHARM provides a convenient outlet for citizens to properly dispose of, and recycle, Household Hazardous Wastes.  Citizens may bring …

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NORTHSIDE INDIAN LAKE RECYCLING CENTER ADDED

April 23, 2014 on 10:36 am | In Logan County, Pay-As-You-Throw, Recycle, recycling center, Recycling in Ohio, Solid Waste District, Zero Waste | No Comments

008  The Logan County Solid Waste Management District added its 16th Recycling Center to serve the residents and visitors to  the north side of Indian Lake.  The site opened with a ribbon cutting ceremony on Earth Day, April 22, 2014.   This …

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Recycling Center Added in Jefferson Township

November 15, 2013 on 12:25 pm | In Logan County, Recycle, recycling center, Recycling in Ohio, Solid Waste District, Zero Waste | No Comments

Jefferson Township Recycling Center

Zanesfield in Jefferson Township became the site of the 15th full time Recycling Center constructed by the Logan County Solid Waste District.  The Jefferson Township Trustees approached the Solid Waste District in the spring of 2013 …

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