This website is accessible to all versions of every browser. However, you are seeing this message because your browser does not support basic Web standards, and does not properly display the site's design details. Please consider upgrading to a more modern browser. (Learn More).

You are here: home > news > government

Chatham County holding community meetings on landfill siting evaluation

Posted Tuesday, December 28, 2010

e-mail E-mail this page   print Printer-friendly page

Pittsboro, NC - As a result of the Board of Commissioners' Work Session on December 13, 2010, staff has proceeded with scheduling four community meetings to present landfill siting evaluation background, proposed evaluation criteria, and an explanation of the scoring methodology to citizens.

The purpose of the meetings is to hear comments from the public on the evaluation criteria that will be used to narrow the list of potential landfill sites. After the community meetings, the project team will narrow the list of nine potential sites down to three sites for the next stage of in-depth evaluation.

The community meeting schedule is as follows:


Tuesday, January 11, 2011

MORNING - 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Western Senior Center

112 Village Lake Road

Siler City, NC 27344


Tuesday, January 18, 2011

EVENING - 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Chatham Central High School

14950 NC Highway 902 West

Bear Creek, NC 27207


Wednesday, January 19, 2011

EVENING - 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Chatham Community Library

197 NC Hwy 87 N

Pittsboro, NC 27312


Thursday, January 20, 2011

EVENING - 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Moncure Fire Department

2389 Old US 1

Moncure, NC 27559

All information that will be discussed during the community meetings can be found on the Landfill Information section of the Waste Management department’s website:


The Solid Waste Advisory Committee (SWAC) will hold its regular meeting on Wednesday, January 5, 2011 at 6:30 pm, at the Chatham Community Library. Staff will update SWAC on Waste Management department activities. The public is welcome to attend.

Please direct all questions or comments to:
Dan J. LaMontagne, PE
Solid Waste Director
Chatham County Waste Management

e-mail E-mail this page
print Printer-friendly page

Free Classifieds

Got Feedback?
Send a letter to the editor.

Sign up for the Chatham Chatlist.

Promote your brand at

ChathamJournal Web

Subscribe now: RSS news feed, plus FREE headlines for your site