Red alert hits Monroe County Landfill Board members in 11th hour to prevent closure
November 9, 2022
On October 27th, the Monroe County Board of Supervisors held a special/emergency meeting. On October 28th, a public release letter went out to all municipalities, that the Monroe County Landfill is in danger of being shut down by the end of November because it has reached licensed capacity and the DNR is laying a heavy hand on the county, threatening $25,000 a day fines, and as much as $50,000 a day fines, if certain criteria are not met by the County Landfill.
The DNR said that if the Count...