West Central Solid Waste District is a government organization whose purpose is to inform, educate, and inspire the citizens of Montgomery, Parke and Putnam Counties in Central Indiana about proper waste disposal, waste reduction, reuse and recycling; and to provide programs and services in these areas. We will strive to continually improve the quality and availability of these programs and services, collaborating with private entities and pursuing innovative options wherever possible. Educating citizens, along with convenient/ effective programs and services, will enable West Central Solid Waste District to protect the environment, fulfill all regulatory and legislative objectives, and benefit our communities today and tomorrow.
Why are solid waste management districts important?
West Central SWD additionally provides:
Additional Long-Term Benefits:
Landfills have longer life expectancy due to SWMD efforts to change the mindset of the general public to think before they throw away, diverting waste from landfills and conserving natural resources through reuse, waste reduction, and recycling education.