FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: June 27th, 2022 (Ithaca, NY) – The new 2022-2023 Tompkins County Curbside Recycling Guidelines brochure is now available. The brochure is produced by the Tompkins County Department of Recycling and Materials Management (TCRMM) and covers the 12-month period from July 2022 through June 2023. The publication includes a recycling pick-up…(Read More)

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: June 24th, 2022 Road paving and maintenance projects at the Recycling and Solid Waste Center currently underway are expected to continue through the end of June. Users of the facility are reminded to use caution and obey any written and verbal directions as traffic patterns change. Please be patient with attendants and…(Read More)

The Tompkins County Department of Recycling and Materials Management seeks one Outreach Consultant to help promote the Department’s recycling and waste reduction programs at community events in Tompkins County.  This part-time position runs from July through October. The Outreach Consultant is tasked with expanding awareness of the County’s recycling, composting, and…(Read More)

For immediate release: June 17th, 2022 The Tompkins County Department of Recycling and Materials Management office will be closed on Monday, June 20th, for the Juneteenth holiday. However, the Recycling and Solid Waste Center will be open its regular hours, 7:00am to 3:30pm, and there will be no change in curbside recycling collection…(Read More)

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:  Thursday, May 26th, 2022 Both the Tompkins County Department of Recycling and Materials Management and the Recycling & Solid Waste Center (RSWC) will be closed on Monday, May 30th in observance of the Memorial Day holiday. There will be no curbside recycling collection on Monday, May 30th. Recycling collection will take place…(Read More)

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: April 29th, 2022 Source-Separated Glass Drop Off Opens May 16th at Recycling Center Glass Containers Will Still Be Accepted in Your Curbside Bin Starting May 16th, 2022 Tompkins County residents will have a new option to recycle glass at the Recycling and Solid Waste Center. Collecting glass separate from other recyclables…(Read More)

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: April 27th, 2022 Attention local gardeners and compost enthusiasts, here’s your chance to get some free compost at the start of the growing season! In recognition of International Compost Awareness Week, the Tompkins County Department of Recycling and Materials Management (TCRMM) and Cayuga Compost have partnered to host a Food Scrap…(Read More)

The Tompkins County Department of Recycling and Materials Management is seeking new Drop Spot Consultants for its Food Scraps Recycling Program.  Drop Spot Consultants can work as the regular attendant at one or more drop spots, or as a backup, filling in as needed. There are currently openings for regular attendants at locations in…(Read More)

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