June 14, 2024

[observance] Flag Day

Learn about proper management and disposal of the U.S. and State flags.

June 17, 2024

[presentation] Reduce Food Waste

5:30 PM  |  Cuyahoga County Public Library South Euclid-Lyndhurst Branch, 1876 S. Green Road  |  register here

When food is sent to the landfill, it impacts your wallet and the environment. Join us to learn how to shop smarter, plan meals, and discover creative uses for food scraps you might normally throw away. One hour. Free, open to the public. See details.

June 19, 2024

[holiday] Juneteenth Day

County offices, including the Solid Waste District, are closed in accordance with the holiday.

June 20, 2024

[presentation] Recycle Right in Your Community

7:00 PM  |  University Heights Public Library, 13866 Cedar Road  |  register here

What items belong in curbside recycling? Learn best practices for recycling right in Cuyahoga County and what you can do to make a meaningful difference in your community. Free. Open to the public. See details.

June 24, 2024

[event] Fix-It CLE Repair Workshop
3:00-7:00 PM  |  Sears think[box], Case Western Reserve University Case Richey Mixon Building, 11201 Cedar Ave, Cleveland
A repair workshop is held on Fourth Mondays at CWRU. See details.

 

Printable Flyer: 2024 FIx-It CLE Repair Workshops

June 25, 2024

[meeting] Solid Waste District Board of Directors Meeting

2:30 PM  | Cuyahoga County Administration Building, 2079 East Ninth Street, Room 5-101, Cleveland

See the agenda.

July 1-31, 2024

[observation] Plastic Free July

Make a conscious effort to change your habits and choose to refuse single-use plastics. Be part of the plastics pollution revolution. See how you can make a difference.

Learn more about reducing plastic waste in Cuyahoga County.

July 2, 2024

[presentation] Backyard Composting 101
12:00 PM  |  Zoom Meeting  |  register here
Learn the science of composting and receive how-to-compost instruction. Free. Open to the public. See details.

July 3, 2024

[observation] International Plastic Bag Free Day

International Plastic Bag Free Day is a global initiative that aims to eliminate the use of plastic bags. Plastic bags may be a convenience, but they greatly strain the environment. Learn more

 

See how you can be part of Cuyahoga County‚Äôs #BYOBags effort.

July 4, 2024

[holiday] Independence Day

County offices, including the Solid Waste District, are closed in accordance with the holiday.

July 13, 2024

[collection program] Second Saturdays
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM   |  Solid Waste District HQ, 4750 East 131 Street, Garfield Heights
The Solid Waste District's vestibule is open seasonally March-October on a Saturday once a month for special recycling drop-offs and compost bin sales. See details.

July 20, 2024

[event] Fix-It CLE Repair Workshop
12:00-4:00 PM  |  Cleveland Public Library Hough Branch
A repair workshop is held on Third Saturdays at a Cleveland Public Library. See details.

 

Printable Flyer: 2024 FIx-It CLE Repair Workshops

July 22, 2024

[event] Fix-It CLE Repair Workshop
3:00-7:00 PM  |  Sears think[box], Case Western Reserve University Case Richey Mixon Building, 11201 Cedar Ave, Cleveland
A repair workshop is held on Fourth Mondays at CWRU. See details.

 

Printable Flyer: 2024 FIx-It CLE Repair Workshops

July 24, 2024

[presentation] Backyard Composting 101
12:00 PM  |  Zoom Meeting  |  register here
Learn the science of composting and receive how-to-compost instruction. Free. Open to the public. See details.

July 25, 2024

[presentation] Less Waste & Plastic Free

7:00 PM  |  University Heights Public Library, 13866 Cedar Road  |  register here

Recycling is important but we must make a first effort to REDUCE the amount of waste we produce in our homes. The average American generates 4.51 pounds of waste per day.  We'll discuss specific strategies for reducing waste in your home. One hour. Free, open to the public.

August 5, 2024

[presentation] Backyard Composting 101
7:00 PM  |  Home Repair Resource Center, 2520 Noble Rdoa, Cleveland Heights  |  register here
Learn the science of composting and receive how-to-compost instruction. Free. Open to the public. See details.

August 8, 2024

[meeting] Solid Waste District Policy Committee Meeting

Immediately following the 2:00 PM Cuyahoga County Planning Commission Board Meeting  |  Cuyahoga County Headquarters, 2079 East Ninth Street, Room 5-006, Cleveland

See the agenda.

August 10, 2024

[collection program] Second Saturdays
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM   |  Solid Waste District HQ, 4750 East 131 Street, Garfield Heights
The Solid Waste District's vestibule is open seasonally March-October on a Saturday once a month for special recycling drop-offs and compost bin sales. See details.

August 17, 2024

[event] Fix-It CLE Repair Workshop
12:00-4:00 PM  |  Cleveland Public Library South Brooklyn Branch
A repair workshop is held on Third Saturdays at a Cleveland Public Library. See details.

 

Printable Flyer: 2024 FIx-It CLE Repair Workshops

August 21, 2024

[presentation] Backyard Composting 101
12:00 PM  |  Zoom Meeting  |  register here
Learn the science of composting and receive how-to-compost instruction. Free. Open to the public. See details.

August 22, 2024

[presentation] Reduce Food Waste

7:00 PM  |  University Heights Public Library, 13866 Cedar Road  |  register here

When food is sent to the landfill, it impacts your wallet and the environment. Join us to learn how to shop smarter, plan meals, and discover creative uses for food scraps you might normally throw away. One hour. Free, open to the public. See details.

August 26, 2024

[event] Fix-It CLE Repair Workshop
3:00-7:00 PM  |  Sears think[box], Case Western Reserve University Case Richey Mixon Building, 11201 Cedar Ave, Cleveland
A repair workshop is held on Fourth Mondays at CWRU. See details.

 

Printable Flyer: 2024 FIx-It CLE Repair Workshops

September 2, 2024

[holiday] Labor Day

County offices, including the Solid Waste District, are closed in accordance with the holiday.

September 14, 2024

[collection program] Second Saturdays
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM   |  Solid Waste District HQ, 4750 East 131 Street, Garfield Heights
The Solid Waste District's vestibule is open seasonally March-October on a Saturday once a month for special recycling drop-offs and compost bin sales. See details.

 

A Fix-It CLE Repair Workshop will be held at the Solid Waste District on this Second Saturday.

September 14, 2024

[event] Fix It CLE Repair Workshop @ Second Saturdays
9:00 AM - 1:00 PM   |  Solid Waste District HQ, 4750 East 131 Street, Garfield Heights
A repair clinic will be held on this Second Saturday at the Solid Waste District. 

October 10, 2024

[meeting] Solid Waste District Policy Committee Meeting

Immediately following the 2:00 PM Cuyahoga County Planning Commission Board Meeting  |  Cuyahoga County Headquarters, 2079 East Ninth Street, Room 5-006, Cleveland

See the agenda.