Presentation on theme: "Solid Waste Management Coordinating Board Solid Waste Management Coordinating Board Regional/County Solid Waste Master Plan Development Process April 27,"— Presentation transcript:
Solid Waste Management Coordinating Board Solid Waste Management Coordinating Board Regional/County Solid Waste Master Plan Development Process April 27, 2011
Metropolitan Solid Waste Management Policy Plan MPCA Commissioner, Paul Aasen, approved the Policy Plan on April 6, 2011 Per the Policy Plan, Master Plans are due within 9 months of Policy Plan approval (January 6, 2012)
Regional/County Solid Waste Master Plans SWMCB JPA calls for the development of Master Plan with both regional and county elements This would be the third regional master plan undertaken by the SWMCB
Forum: Powerful Players: Powerful Actions Launch the Master Plan development with a private sector focused forum Policy Plan: The private sector has a significant role….. more needs to be done to ensure the activities of the private sector and the public sector are aligned to reach state goals
Forum: Powerful Players: Powerful Actions Forum Outcomes: –Private sector players identify what they will do to achieve the Policy Plan goals – Using ideas from the Forum, develop feasible strategies for the Master Plan that have private sector support
Forum: Powerful Players: Powerful Actions Focus areas: Commercial recycling and residential and commercial organics Moderated sessions: Round table discussion of key players followed by several table talk facilitated sessions on selected topics
Forum: Powerful Players: Powerful Actions SWMCB member involvement in Forum: table talk session leaders Planning for the first week of June (half day)
Strategic Planning 2011 Approved Work Plan: Amendment #1 : Undertake a strategic planning session with Commissioners and Staff to develop a framework for future SWMCB work plans and budgets.
Strategic Planning Identify areas of interest and priority initiatives SWMCB member counties wish to continue or undertake in the future as a region or sub region. Provide guidance in the development of the Regional Solid Waste Master Plan and the future duties of the SWMCB.
Strategic Planning Build on Ideas from Forum Identify priority initiatives for the SWMCB or areas of desired collaboration Gather member opinions (collectively and individually) –Interviews, mini survey, discussions Commissioner workshop Recommendations for Regional Collaboration
AprilMayJuneJulyAugSeptOctNovDec Timeline SWMCB Adopts SWMCB Regional Decision SWMCB Direction Existing System Description Regional Research Regional Plan DraftingRegional Forum and Strat. Plng. RRPB meeting CB Policy Disc. Draft complete RRPB meeting CB Workshop CB Adopts Plan Existing System Description County Research County Plan Drafting Public Engagement Process Feedback
Next Steps Check in with Board members today on the Master Plan and Strategic Planning Plans Contact Board members for participation in the forum and strategic planning Seek guidance from the Regional Policy Committee and Board during the development of Master Plan drafts Questions?