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Election Results: CAFR Board of Directors

Congratulations to the following candidates who were elected to the CAFR Board of Directors for a three-year term.

Colorado Chapter hosts Compost Operations Training Course

It turns out composters love to come to Colorado in the fall!

New report compares recycling rates across Colorado

The report finds only 18 Front Range cities track their recycling data while nearly half of counties have measured their diversion. The City of Loveland came out on top with the best residential recycling rate at 61%.

Marketing and Development Director

Organization: High Country Conservation Center
Salary: Full-time, year-round with benefits
Deadline: November 28

Equipment Operator

Organization: City of Thornton
Salary: $18.94-$27.97 Hourly
Deadline: November 21, 2017

Public Space Recycling Bin Grant

Deadline: November 17, 2017
Supports recycling in eligible communities by providing bins to expand recycling opportunities in public spaces.

Grants for Regional and Municipal Studies to Optimize Waste Diversion

Deadline: December 13, 2017
CDPHE is now accepting proposals from qualified applicants to complete regional or municipal studies within the State of Colorado that will identify existing waste diversion activities in a defined study area, suggest ways to coordinate those activities to maximize economic efficiencies, and establish goals that will guide future efforts to minimize the amount of waste sent to area landfills.

Watch and share CAFR’s new recycling video

Help promote America Recycles Day, November 15. Share CAFR’s new video that recognizes the winners of CAFR’s poster contest. Use the video on your website or Facebook pages, share with your local TV stations and more. Show your pride in being a member of CAFR and celebrate America Recycles Day.

Sourcing Manager

Organization: Momentum Recycling
Deadline: Open until filled

Meet the candidates for the CAFR Board of Directors

In November, eligible CAFR members will elect five (5) candidates to serve on the Board of Directors for a three-year term. The Nominating Committee is confident that the candidates have the time, ability and inclination to serve on the Board of Directors.