Dakota County is revising its Solid Waste Master Plan to reach the goal of recycling 75 percent of waste by 2030. State law requires Twin Cities metropolitan counties to revise master plans with strategies to comply with state mandates and meet recycling goals and objectives in the Minnesota Pollution Control Agency’s Metropolitan Area Solid Waste Policy Plan.
Draft plan submitted to the Minnesota Pollution Control Agency
On March 27, 2018, the Dakota County Board of Commissioners authorized submittal of the draft 2018-2038 Solid Waste Master Plan to the Minnesota Pollution Control Agency (MPCA) for MPCA review and approval. The MPCA Commissioner approved the plan on July 30, 2018. The County Board will consider adopting the plan at the Sept. 18, 2018 Board of Commissioners Meeting.
Draft 2018-2038 Dakota County Solid Waste Master Plan