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Solid Waste Advisory Committee

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Purpose: Assists in the implementation of programs and policies concerning solid waste handling and disposal, and reviews and comments on proposed changes to the Comprehensive Solid Waste Management Plan.

Membership: Comprised of ten representatives; one from Clallam County, one from each of the incorporated cities, two from the Waste Industry, one from Tribal Governments, one from Buisness Community, one from Agriculture Community and one Citizen At-large. Waste industry representatives serve one-year rotating terms. State RCW 70.95.165 codifies the SWAC membership and purpose. View the Clallam County SWAC bylaws here.

SWAC meetings are open to the public in person and virtually. Meeting links can be found at the top of the agenda posted above. Meetings are held the fourth Wednesday of every month at 3 p.m. in the Commissioner's Board Room at the Clallam County Courthouse Room 160.

Sign up to receive emails about SWAC meetings by contacting Clallam County Public Works at 360-417-2441.


Title Name Alternate Term
Clallam County Mark Ozias David Hanna Standing
At-large Christy Cox Vacant 12/31/2023 & 12/31/2021
Waste Industry Vacant Vacant 12/31/2022
Waste Industry Vacant Brian Tate 12/31/2021 & 12/31/2023
Tribal Councils Vacant Vacant 12/31/2022
City of Port Angeles Charlie McCaughan LaTrisha Suggs Standing
City of Sequim Rachel Anderson Ann Soule Standing
City of Forks Rod Fleck Vacant Standing
Business Community Steven Johnson Vacant 12/31/2022
Agriculture Community Arleen Jensen Vacant 12/31/2022/12/31/2023

Clallam County Solid Waste Management Plan Update:
The Comprehensive Solid Waste Management Plan (CSWMP) reflects the current state of the local solid waste system and assists SWAC and other solid waste stakeholders in solid waste management activities such as making informed recommendations, obtaining solid waste handling permits, and qualifying for Ecology Local Solid Waste Financial Assistance funding or other financial assistance programs.

More information can be located on this webpage: Clallam County Solid Waste Management Plan Update.


View the current Comprehensive Solid Waste Management update here.


Last updated: 5/26/2022