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Resource Conservation Advisory Board (RCAB)

The Resource Conservation Advisory Board (RCAB) was formed in 2002 to advise the Board of County Commissioners on major waste diversion policies and strategies. RCAB meets on the 4th Wednesday of each month from 4:45 – 6:30 p.m.

Due to concerns regarding Covid-19, meetings will be held virtually for the foreseeable future. If you would like to attend the meeting via Microsoft Teams, please email Noah Eisenman at neisenman@bouldercounty.org to receive the meeting link or click on the link below:

Click here to join the meeting

Or call in (audio only)
+1 720-400-7859,,257685658# United States, Denver
Phone Conference ID: 257 685 658#

Occasionally, the schedule is adjusted due to holidays or other significant events.

Recruiting New Members

Interested in joining RCAB as a board member? Our primary recruiting month is January each year. Visit the Advisory Boards & Commissions for more information and to apply.

Bylaws & Meeting Documents

RCAB Bylaws

For more information about RCAB, email neisenman@bouldercounty.org.

Minutes are posted after approval by the advisory board.

RCAB Meeting Documents

MonthAgendaMinutesHandout
January 2022No meetingN/A
February 2022No meeting due to RCAB Annual RetreatN/A
March 2022No official meeting. Did not have quorum.N/A
April 2022AgendaMinutes Meeting held virtually on Microsoft Teams
May 2022AgendaMinutes
June 2022Agenda
July 2022Agenda
August 2022
September 2022
October 2022
November 2022
December 2022
MonthAgendaMinutesHandout
January 2021AgendaMinutes Meeting held virtually on Microsoft Teams
February 2021No MeetingN/A
March 2021AgendaMinutes Meeting held virtually on Microsoft Teams
April 2021AgendaMinutes Meeting held virtually on Microsoft TeamsPresentation
May 2021AgendaMinutes Meeting held virtually on Microsoft TeamsPresentation
June 2021No meetingN/A
July 2021AgendaMinutes Meeting held virtually on Microsoft Teams
August 2021AgendaMinutes Meeting held virtually on Microsoft Teams
September 2021AgendaMinutes Meeting held virtually on Microsoft Teams
October 2021AgendaMinutes Meeting held virtually on Microsoft Teams
November 2021No Meeting
December 2021AgendaMinutes Meeting held virtually on Microsoft Teams
MonthAgendaMinutesHandout
January 2020Annual Planning RetreatNo minutesNo handouts
February 2020AgendaMinutesNo handouts
March 2020No meeting due to Covid-19n/an/a
April 2020No meeting due to Covid-19n/an/a
May 2020AgendaMinutes Meeting held virtually on Microsoft TeamsNo handouts
June 2020AgendaMinutes Meeting held virtually on Microsoft TeamsNo handouts
July 2020AgendaMinutes Meeting held virtually on Microsoft TeamsNo handouts
August 2020No meetingn/an/a
September 2020AgendaMinutes Meeting held virtually on Microsoft TeamsNo handouts
October 2020AgendaMinutes Meeting held virtually on Microsoft TeamsNo handouts
November 2020No meetingNo meetingn/a
December 2020AgendaMinutes Meeting held virtually on Microsoft Teamsn/a
MonthAgendaMinutesMeeting Handouts
January 2019Annual Planning RetreatNo minutesNo handouts
February 2019AgendaMinutesNo handouts
March 2019No meeting
April 2019AgendaMinutesNo handouts
May 2019AgendaMinutesNo handouts
June 2019AgendaMinutesPresentation
July 2019AgendaMinutesNo handouts
August 2019AgendaMinutesNo handouts
September 2019AgendaMinutesNo handouts
October 2019AgendaMinutesNo handouts
November 2019No meetingN/AN/A
December 2019Holiday eventN/AN/A
MonthAgendaMinutesMeeting Handouts
January 2018AgendaMinutesNo handouts
February 2018AgendaMinutesNo handouts
March 2018Community PresentationNo minutesHandout
April 2018AgendaMinutesNo handouts
May 2018AgendaMinutesNo handouts
June 2018No meeting
July 2018AgendaMinutesPresentation
August 2018AgendaMinutesPresentation
September 2018AgendaMinutesPresentation
October 2018AgendaMinutes
November 2018No meeting
December 2018No meeting
MonthAgendaMinutesMeeting Handouts
January 2017AgendaMinutesNo handouts
February 2017AgendaMinutesNo handouts
March 2017AgendaNo minutesHandouts
April 2017AgendaMinutesNo handouts
May 2017No meeting
June 2017AgendaMinutesNo handouts
July 2017No meeting
August 2017AgendaMinutesNo handouts
September 2017AgendaMinutesPresentation 1 Presentation 2
October 2017AgendaMinutesNo handouts
November 2017No meeting
December 2017No meeting

Board Members

Membership is comprised of the following:

  • Five at-large members, one representative from Boulder County government and one representative from each of the following organizations – Eco-Cycle, Resource Central, University of Colorado Recycling Services, Western Disposal Services, and one additional Hauler (appointed by the County Commissioners)
  • One representative from each of the following communities (appointed by the community that they represent) – Boulder, Erie, Jamestown, Lafayette, Longmont, Louisville, Lyons, Nederland, Superior, and Ward.

Board Members

RepresentingLast Name First Name
At-largeSnappDavid
At-largeLebeauMatt
At-largeWozniakMircalla
At-largeCallasRuss
BoulderFolkertsLauren
Boulder County Arians Darla
Resource CentralHillBrandon
CU RecyclingVacant
Eco-Cycle JonesSuzanne
ErieLoflinSara
HaulerTondrowTim
Jamestown Johnson Bridget
LafayetteSzoradElizabeth
Louisville Persichetti Mark
Longmont Kamenides Charles
Lyons Matsch Dan
NederlandThorleyEryka
SuperiorStaffordCaitlyn
WardVacant
Western DisposalLoofEric

Solid Waste & Diversion Survey

RCAB implemented a survey of its members in 2012 to gather solid waste and diversion data for 2011 by community. The survey provides a quick overview of what each town/city does for solid waste diversion, incentives, costs, tons and kinds of materials diverted.

Boulder County Community Solid Waste and Diversion Survey – 2011

Research Reports

Waste Composition Study, Boulder County, MSW Consultants 2019

Boulder County Recycling Center Analysis, Kessler Consulting, Inc., innovative waste solutions, January 2015

Construction and Demolition Waste Diversion: Baseline Information and Gap Analysis. Boulder County Zero Waste Effort, Grace Stone, Inc., January 2009

Boulder County Construction and Demolition Infrastructure Study, Materials Generation Estimate, and Market Analysis, UHG Consulting and the Center for Resource Conservation, 2011

Final Organic Waste Management Feasibility Evaluation Report for Boulder County, Colorado, Tetra Tech Inc., October 2010

Waste Composition Study, Boulder County, MSW Consultants/Cascadia , December 2010

Contact Us

Resource Conservation Division

720-564-2220
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Location

Boulder County Recycling Center
1901 63rd St
Boulder, CO 80301
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Hours: 8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. M-F

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