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In June 2006, Portland City Council directed BPS to develop a new waste prevention and recycling plan. The resulting plan, Portland Recycles! A New Waste Prevention and Recycling Plan for Portland, had four main goals:
BPS reviewed progress made over the lifespan of the plan and presented a Portland Recycles! Progress Report and Action Plan to City Council in the summer of 2017 that describes next steps for Portland’s recycling and composting efforts.
Council Resolution No. 34623
Council Briefing Report (2006)
Solid Waste Management Plan: Residential Recommendations
Solid Waste Management Plan: Commercial Recommendations
Report on Focus Groups (2005)
Report on Stakeholder Meetings (2007)
Portland Business Survey Results, Cost of Service Study (2004)
Commercial Stakeholder Proposal Analysis and Results
List of Solid Waste Advisory Committee Members
Summarizes achievements and progress towards the Portland Recycles! Plan goals and highlights new efforts and next steps to sustainably manage materials in Portland.