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Solid Waste Advisory Committee Meeting

January 22 @ 1:30 pm - 3:30 pm

The Solid Waste Advisory Committee (SWAC) meetings are scheduled for the 4th Tuesday of each month from 1:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m. All meetings are open to the public.  Note: Meeting locations and time may change per SWAC availability.  Effective May 2018, the new monthly meeting time is 1:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.

Details

Date:
January 22
Time:
1:30 pm - 3:30 pm
Website:
https://www.deschutes.org/solidwaste/page/solid-waste-advisory-committee-meetings

Venue

Deschutes Services Building
1300 NW Wall St
Bend, OR 97703 United States
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