The Faulkner County Solid Waste Management District is a governmental agency responsible for assisting municipalities, businesses and citizens within Faulkner County with management of solid waste. The District supports integrated solid waste management options to safely and effectively manage municipal solid waste. Municipal solid waste includes all the garbage created by households, commercial sites (restaurants, offices, stores), and institutions (schools, museums, libraries). An integrated waste management system focuses on the following concepts:
Our services include planning and implementation of recycling programs, electronic waste collection, waste tire collection, public education regarding solid waste issues, etc.
Faulkner County Solid Waste Management District is not a trash service provider.
The Faulkner County Solid Waste District is one of 18 Regional Solid Waste Districts in Arkansas. The Solid Waste Districts are overseen by the Arkansas Department of Environmental Quality. Districts are tasked with certain responsibilities and duties by State Law. These include:
The District is managed by the District Board. Our Board consists of mayors and other officials from each of the First Class cities in Faulkner County as well as the County Judge.