In The News


Public Hearing for the District Truck Yard Construction Project, October 29, 2015 at 4:00 p.m.
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Waste Not- After 52 years on the board of the reginal waste district, Gary Bales retires government service.
MC Weekly, July 2021

MRWMD to Unveil New State-of-the-Art Recycling Facility
Monterey County Herald, February 2018

How to Shrink Your Holiday Eco-Footprint
MC Weekly, December 2015

Education Digest: Waste Management Board Recognizes Carmel Unified
The Californian, December 2015

California’s Monterey County Plans MRF to Meet State Diversion Goals
Waste360, October 2015 

Departing Waste Management District GM talks Seagulls, Foodscraps, Plastic Straws
MC Weekly, June 2015

Converting Waste to Energy
How to Make it Happen in Your Community
Western City, June 2015

Monterey Waste Management District GM to Retire
MC Herald, May, 2015

Ground Zero Waste: Students for Zero Waste Week
MC Weekly, March 2015

Major Improvements Underway at Monterey Regional Waste Management District
MC Herald, Jan. 2015

MRWMD Board receives recommendation for Solid Waste, Recycling & Organics Collection Franchise
Recorded at Seaside City Hall, January 8, 2014

Solid Waste District Pilots Dry Fermentation Digester
BioCycle, Nov. 2013

Waste Management Firms Make Their Pitch to Monterey Peninsula Cities
MC Herald, Nov. 2013

Garbage Companies Make Sales Pitch to Secure Peninsula Contracts
Carmel Pine Cone, Nov. 2013

Companies Vie to Take Over Lucrative Rights to Haul Peninsula Garbage
MC Weekly, Nov. 2013

Officials Consider Landfill Gas Power for the Proposed Regional Desal Plant
MC Weekly, Oct. 2013

Falcons, Hawks Keep Gulls Away at Marina Landfill
Herald, August 2013

Marina waste facility turns the key on SmartFerm’s first US AD plant
MSW Management -6/2013

Public Hearing Notice – 6/21/2013

Home and Garden 2013- The Smoother Effect
Monterey County Weekly – 4/4/2013

Pilot Anaerobic Digester For SSO
BioCycle – 3-2013

Carmel’s got a bag ban and lessons learned from Monterey
Carmel Pine Cone – 3-8-2013

Garbage to Gold
Edible Monterey Bay’s Edible Inspiration – Spring 2013

Waste Agencies Consider Consolidation
Monterey County Herald – 12/20/12

SmartFerm Technology Introduced in California
The Sacramento Bee – 7/18/2012

Project opponents questions status of waste-to-energy plant
Monterey County Herald Editorial – 7/20/12

Monterey County Dump Store Offers Endless Bargains
The Californian – 2/23/12

Monterey County Water Authority Extends Invitations in its First Meeting
Monterey County Herald – 2/10/12

Compost Class: Workshops offered at Marina waste management site
Monterey County Herald – 1/28/12

*MRWMD Service Area Includes the following jurisdictions:

Moss Landing, Castroville, Marina, Seaside, Del Rey Oaks, Sand City, Monterey, Monterey-Salinas Highway area, Pacific Grove, Pebble Beach, Carmel, Unincorporated Carmel, Carmel Valley, Carmel Highlands, and Big Sur