Rice County environmental services director Julie Runkel’s crusade to improve the county’s solid waste system took a leap forward on Tuesday.
During their weekly meeting, the Rice County Board of Commissioners approved a resolution that would allow the county to spend $15,000 to do a life-cycle analysis studying every aspect of the solid waste system in the county — from the tonnage coming in to space filling up to the fees. Information from the study could be used to find efficiencies and to create long-lasting improvements for the system.
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