Doug Wood, Director of Kent County
Department of Public Works at recent meeting
of Kent County Township Supervisors
The current recycling system for refuse disposal in Kent County aims to reduce the amount of solid waste sent for final disposal by volume reduction techniques and by various resource conservation and resource recovery programs. It also addresses collection processes and transportation needs that provide the most cost effective, efficient service.
A presentation of the proposal (in PDF format) can be found here .
Inside the Kent County Material Recovery Facility at 977 Wealthy NW in Grand Rapids. The facility offers tours and educational progams