Managing Municipal Materials in a Difficult Market - PAYT, Carts, Blended Value, Dual Stream
Learn about different approaches municipalities are using to deal with difficult recycling markets. Hear from cities and towns that have turned to PAYT, automated carts, blended value audits and even dual stream.
Marlene Faria Connelly, Town of Ipswich
Marlene Faria Connelly is the Recycling Coordinator for the Town of Ipswich. She oversees Ipswich’s solid waste and recycling programs and works with the Recycling Advisory Committee on townwide initiatives. She has been active for more than ten years in sustainability projects in Massachusetts schools and communities.
Julia Greene, City of Lynn
Julia Greene is the Recycling Coordinator for the City of Lynn, responsible for implementing education and outreach programs on recycling and waste reduction. She began her work implementing automated trash and recycling and is now working to develop other programs to reduce solid waste.
Lisa Nerich, City of Lynn
Lisa Nerich is the Associate Commissioner for the City of Lynn Department of Public Works. She was involved in the implementation of the automated trash and recycle program that commenced in December 2014. Lisa has worked for the Department of Public Works for nearly 30 years.