The mission of the District is to develop and implement strategies, policies, and programs that will meet or exceed goals set in the state of Kentucky's Solid Waste Management Five Year Plan; create an awareness and commitment to waste reduction, reuse, recycling; and minimize adverse effects on public health, safety, and the environment while providing an efficient and cost effective solid waste and recycling collection system for the current and future residents of Louisville, Jefferson County.

The Waste Management District was created by Louisville Metro Council Ordinance under authority of KRS 109.041(13), KRS 109.115 and KRS 67.083(3)

Louisville Metro 
Solid Waste Management
Ordinances
Waste Management District Bylaws
Memorandum of Agreement
Solid Waste Study &
Recommendations

Board Meeting Schedule

Fourth Wednesday of each month at 5:30 pm
Solid Waste Management Services
600 Meriwether Avenue 
Meetings are open to the public. Go to calendar.
November and December meetings are cancelled and there will be a special meeting December 10, 5:30-7:00.

Advisory Committee Meeting Schedule

Third Wednesday of each month at 4:30 pm
Solid Waste Management Services
600 Meriwether Avenue 
 
Meetings are open to the public. Go to calendar.
BOARD MEMBERS

Robert Schindler

At-Large (Chair)

Appointed June 22, 2017

Term ends June 22, 2020

Mary Rose Evans

Jefferson County League of Cities

Appointed June 21, 2019

Term ends June 22, 2021

Robert Lee

Solid Waste Industry

Appointed June 22, 2017

Term ends June 22, 2019

Deathra Shipley

Urban Services District

Appointed June 21, 2019

Term ends June 22, 2021

Susan Hart

District B

Appointed June 21, 2019

Term ends June 22, 2021

Debbie Thompson

District C

Appointed June 22, 2017

Term ends June 22, 2020

Bruce Blue

District A

Appointed July 27, 2018 

Term ends June 22, 2020

ADVISORY COMMITTEE

Marie Burnett

Landfill or Transfer

Station Facility

Bruce Burrow

Waste Collectors, unrestricted

Sarah Lynn Cunningham

Citizen Environmental

Tim Darst

Citizen Environmental

Sandra Leonard

Jefferson County League of Cities

David Marchal

Louisville Metro Government

Kim Martinez

Materials Recovery Processing Facility

(Residential/Commercial mixed materials)

Darrell Shelton

Citizen

Bryan Slade

Waste Collectors, locally owned

Matt Smith

Materials Recovery Processing Facility (Compost)

Pat Stallard

Citizen

Kedrick Stanfield

Citizen Environmental

Adam Storey

Materials Recovery Processing Facility (Construction & demolition materials)

Greg Zahradnik

Citizen 

SUB-COMMITTEES
Education Sub-Committee: meets the second Tuesday, 2:15pm, at the Highlands-Shelby Park Library. 
Service Level Standards Sub-Committee: meets the third Wednesday, 3:15pm, at 600 Meriwether Ave. 
Ordinances, Contracts & Enforcement Sub-Committee: 

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