The Monroe County Municipal Waste Management Authority

Phone: 570.643.6100

Email: support@thewasteauthority.com

Police Enforcement

The Authority Police Department is here to ensure to the public’s safety, health and welfare and equally important to protect the environment from the improper handling of municipal waste.

The Monroe County Municipal Waste Management Authority Police Department was established as an enforcement agency to protect the environment and the public’s health and safety from the short and long term problems associated with transportation, storage, processing and disposal of municipal waste. The Authority issues permits to waste haulers who provide the Authority with proof of updated state licenses, registration and insurance. These permits allow for the disposal of Monroe County municipal waste at the county designated facilities. You as a member of the community are our most important asset. It is concerned citizens that report to us suspicious behavior, dump sites, and provide us with leads about people that have broken the law and unlawfully dumped or stored garbage or waste where it does not belong. The Authority Police Department is here to ensure to the public’s safety, health and welfare and equally important to protect the environment from the improper handling of municpal waste.

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Monroe County Municipal Waste Management Ordinance
Wednesday, January 12, 2011 - 23:22

In addition to adopting the Monroe County Municipal Waste Management Plan, the County of Monroe adopted Ordinance #2007-03.  The Authority Police Department is required to enforce the County Ordinance to ensure the protection of the enviornment and the public's safety, health and welfare from the proper handling of municipal waste.

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File a Compaint
Thursday, January 13, 2011 - 00:16

No person shall throw or deposit litter upon any highway or upon any public or private property or into or on the water of the county, or from a vehicle, any waste paper, sweepings, ashes, household waste, glass, metal, refuse or rubbish or any dangerous or detrimental substance.

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