County Nears Solid Waste Decision

By: GPK Media

By Chuck Wentworth | SENTINEL
Members of the Community Task Force, which was convened to review the Sierra County Administration’s recently proposed Solid Waste Management ordinance, presented a revised plan to Sierra County Commissioners during their regular meeting Tuesday, October 9.
Following the presentation and subsequent discussion, commissioners expressed their appreciation of the group’s efforts and agreed to further consider the proposed options before rendering any final decisions on the future solid waste ordinance.
Commissioners recognized that the established 45-day period, set aside for the task force review, would return the solid waste ordinance issue before the board for their October 23 regular meeting. Members first considered gathering for a short workshop prior to that session, but realized more time would likely be needed to fully discuss how the task force recommendations might be effectively incorporated….