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MEETINGS

The public is invited to attend the meetings, which will be held at varying times from May, 2008 through December, 2008. All meetings will be held at 2404 Heritage Court SW, in meeting rooms A and B, which is located on the second floor.

Meeting Dates and Agendas

Thursday, May 15, 2008

Agenda [PDF] The first meeting introduced the Stakeholders Group, established committee/public input ground rules, and presented other preliminary information. Minutes [PDF] meeting minutes now available for review. Presentation [PDF] covered background and revision process.

Thursday, June 12, 2008

Agenda [PDF] The second meeting provided an overview of the required elements of hazardous waste plans and related those back to existing programs. Also discussed existing county mission and vision statements. Minutes [PDF] meeting minutes now available for review. Presentation [PDF] covered funding, programs, vision, and guiding principles.

Thursday, July 17, 2008

Agenda [PDF] The third meeting included a brief discussion of the revised Guiding Principles [PDF] and an overview of Thurston County demographics. We also took an in-depth look at the Household Hazardous Waste Education and Outreach program, reviewing the program's Goals and Objectives [PDF]. The presentation [PDF] covered the demographics and Education and Outreach elements. Minutes [PDF] are now available.

Thursday, August 21, 2008

Meeting cancelled.

Thursday, September 18, 2008

Agenda [PDF] Our fourth meeting provided a review of the revised Guiding Principles [PDF] and revised Education & Outreach Goals and Objectives [PDF]. The presentation [PDF] provided an in-depth view of the Household Hazardous Waste, Small Quantity Generator and used oil waste collection systems that Thurston County provides to area residents and businesses. Minutes [PDF] are now available.

Thursday, October 16, 2008

Agenda [PDF] The fifth meeting provided an in-depth look at the Small Quantity Generator Technical Assistance and Enforcement programs. The presentation [PDF] included revised Waste Collection Goals and Objectives, as well as a first look at goals and objectives for the Technical Assistance and Enforcement sections of the plan. Program evaluation was not covered. Minutes [PDF] are now available.

Thursday, November 20, 2008

Agenda [PDF] During the sixth meeting, Draft Goals and Objectives from both the Small Business Technical Assistance and Enforcement Programs, as presented in minutes from 10/16 meeting, were reviewed. The presentation [PDF] included service gaps from the 1998 Hazardous Waste Plan and compared those to where they are today. We also looked at selected program options from the 1998 plan. The group was asked a series of questions about programs to help determine needs for the future. Minutes [PDF] are now available.

Thursday, December 18, 2008

Agenda [PDF] During the seventh meeting, the presentation [PDF] completed the subject of gaps, focusing on Technical Assistance, Enforcement, Education and Program Evaluation. Additionally, the group gave final review to the Technical Assistance and Enforcement Goals and Objectives and also looked at Goals and Objectives for Program Evaluation for the first time. Beyond Waste indicators for hazardous waste reduction were also presented and discussed.

Wednesday, January 14, 2009 - 1 p.m. - 4 p.m.

Meeting cancelled

 
 
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