In order to control current and future economic and environmental liability, the mission of the Dubuque Metropolitan Area Solid Waste Agency is to provide environmentally sound, financially stable, fiscally responsible, community recognized, solid waste management services that include appropriate waste reduction, resource conservation, and disposal activities.
County Board of Supervisors Encourages Community Pride
The Dubuque County Board of Supervisors is encouraging local individuals, businesses, and groups to “Adopt a Roadway.” The Dubuque County Adopt a Roadway program gives the adopting individuals or groups’ opportunities to improve the appearance of our roadsides throughout the county.
DMASWA Seeks Proposals for Professional Services
Attached is a Request for Proposals from the Dubuque Metropolitan Area Solid Waste Agency for selecting professional services to assist in the development of a Master Site Development Plan due October 24th, 2014. A mandatory pre-proposal meeting is scheduled for October 10th at 1:00 PM. Any questions please email firstname.lastname@example.org
International Compost Awareness Week Poster Contest
Enter in to the US Composting Council's 2015 Poster Contest for Internation Compost Awareness week!
Center on Sustainable Communities Launches 'Home Matters' Resource
Responding to continued requests from homeowners for a more customized method for making improvements to their homes, COSC has launched their new online resource, 'Home Matters'.
Emerald Ash Borer Information
Learn more about the Emerald Ash Borer
Area Pharmacies Offer Medical Sharps Drop Off Program to Dubuque and Delaware County Residents
The Dubuque Metropolitan Area Solid Waste Agency (DMASWA) is partnering with several area pharmacies to provide an easy disposal option for medical sharps used by residents of Dubuque and Delaware counties.
Recycled Shingles Used To Pave Roads
The lower price now charged by the Dubuque Metropolitan Area Solid Waste Agency (DMASWA) Landfill for clean loads of asphalt roofing shingles is proving successful.
TakeAway – Iowa’s Medication Disposal Program
TakeAway™ is a statewide prescription drug disposal program that allows consumers to safely dispose of unused or expired medications through the convenience of drop-off boxes at their community pharmacies.
Propane Tank Recycling
Camping Season is Here - What to do with my empty propane tanks?