Public Speaking & Education

Public Speaking & Presentations

Solid Waste Division staff are available to speak to schools, civic groups, neighborhood associations, or scout troops about solid waste issues. Presentations available on:

  • Solid Waste issues
  • Recycling

Staff members welcome the opportunity to participate in school science fairs, career days and Earth Day events. In addition, a specialist can provide literature or advice to Girl and Boy Scouts working on environmental badges.

Staff will tailor a program to meet the needs of any group, from kindergarten students through senior citizens.

Contact Byron Roberts or Public Works for more information.


Here are some teacher / student friendly websites to explore more about recycling!

  • Elementary age students use Recycle City to learn how to recycle, reduce, reuse through games and activities. 
  • The Imagination Factory has elementary appropriate lessons and projects for solid waste and recycling.