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Lancaster Waste-to-Energy Facility Tour

Thursday, November 1

Tour the 1,200 ton-per-day Lancaster WTE Facility owned by LCSWMA and operated by Covanta.

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2018 Officers and Directors Election


Left to right: Robert Watts, Sean Sweeney, Michele Nestor, Tom Lock, Lynne Jeffries, Brian Wehler

Election Results

President - Sean Sweeney

Vice President - Michele Nestor

Secretary - Tom Lock

Treasurer - Lynne Jeffries

Private Sector Directors - Jill Hamill and Carolyn Witwer

Public Sector Directors - Scot McGrath and Scott Sample

Young Professionals Director - Dan Brown

Chapter International Board Member - Robert Watts

Fall Newsletter

Click below for the summer edition of 

Keystone SWANA's Newsletter

THE KEYSTONE

Employment Opportunities

Posted July 23, 2018 - Recycling Program Director


JIM WARNER, LCSWMA CEO, ANNOUNCES RETIREMENT


After 22 years at the helm for LCSWMA, Jim Warner, CEO announced his plan to retire from the organization by the end of the year. Read News Release

Upcoming Mini-Tech

Geotechnics Lab Tour Mini-Tech

November 2 @ 11:30 am




Presentations by Randy O'Rourke & JP Kline










Lab Tour by Randy O'Rourke









Lab Tour by JP Kline

AND THE WINNERS OF THE 2018 REGIONAL ROAD-E-0 ARE...

The 2018 Mid-Atlantic Regional Road-E-O was hosted again by the Maryland Environmental Service. The event took place on June 21 and 22 at the Midshore II Regional Solid Waste Facility. Many thanks to everyone who worked so hard to make it a great day for everyone and congratulations to all those who participated! 

The 1st and 2nd place Regional Road-E-O winners from across the US competed at the 2018 International Road-E-O. This year's International Road-E-O was hosted by the Colorado Rocky Mountain Chapter at the Denver International Airport. 

Photo credits:  A. Kays of Mid-Atlantic Chapter

Congratulations to all the winners! We're especially proud of our PA contestants!

PA contestants are in blue.

ARTICULATED DUMP

PlaceScore Name Employer 
 1 98Chase Weise  Clinton County Solid Waste 
 2 93 Logan Milby  MES 
 3 90 Tamara Scarborough  MES 

DOZER

Place  ScoreName Employer 
 1 95  Jim Reidnauer  Chester County Solid Waste 
 2 95 David Kessling Clinton County Solid Waste 
 3 95 Chrissy Kortze Republic Services


LANDFILL COMPACTOR

Place Score NameEmployer
 1 92 Logan Milby MES 
 2 90 Chrissy Kortze Republic Services
 3 87 Cody Alexander  Clinton County Solid Waste


FRONT LOADER

PlaceScore  NameEmployer 
 1 316 Robert Lee Northern Tier Solid Waste
 2 293 Cody Roe Northern Tier Solid Waste
 3 280 Eric Dixon, Sr. Clinton County Solid Waste


ROLL-OFF

Place Score Name Employer 
 1 283  Michael Brinkley  Republic Services of Felton 
 2 253  Cody Roe Northern Tier Solid Waste 
 3 214  Tamara Scarborough  MES 

WHEEL LOADER

Place Score Name Employer 
 1 94  Paul Towers  MES 
 2 93  David Swift  Farmington Transfer Station 
 3 89  Mark Wheeler  MES 

CHAMPION LANDFILL EQUIPMENT OPERATOR

Chase Weise of Clinton County Solid Waste


Visit the Road-E-O page to see a complete list of results, more pictures, and clips of some of the events that day.



Landfill Leachate Mini-Tech

The Grand Central Landfill welcomed over a dozen guests to the Keystone SWANA Landfill Leachate Mini-Tech training on May 18, 2017. The training was held at the landfill’s wastewater treatment plant.

Waste Management’s Director of Environmental Protection, Rohan Menon and Grand Central Landfill’s Wastewater Treatment Plant Manager, Chad Beer presented the current and future challenges of landfill liquid management as well as treatment plant best practices and environmental regulations.

 - Excerpt from newsletter article by Adrienne Fors, Community Relations for Grand Central Landfill

Solar Power Mini-Tech



The Solar Power on Landfills Mini-tech, April 26, 2017 at the Closed York County Landfill, was presented by Rich Hazenstab, York County Solid Waste Authority and Richard Mazza, Solar Renewable Energy, LLC.





YCSWA along with York County Solar Partners, LLC developed a 240,000 watt (DC) solar panel energy system consisting of 806 panels constructed on two acres of land at the closed York County Sanitary Landfill.

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