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The SOUND OFF Podcast: Solid Waste District

(LAPORTE, IN) -- The guests on this SOUND OFF Podcast episode include Sacha Gee-Burns (Environmental Educator/Public Outreach) and Lyn De Groote (Controller) from the LaPorte County Solid Waste District. The Solid Waste District is a collaborative recycling and waste organization among the cities, towns, and county. The conversation included: 


  • Discussion of the proposed rate increase
  • Explanation of the recycling process
  • The 5-in-1 collection program 
  • The Master Recycler's Class
  • Myths about recycling
  • Show note: www.solidwastedistrict.com
  • Public meeting: February 10, 2021, at 6:30 PM (Zoom Link
  • Credits: Dennis Siddall (Producer), Jeff Wuggazer (Editor), Nate Loucks (Host)


SOUND OFF is a community conversation show airing every Monday and Friday on 96.7 the Eagle in LaPorte, Indiana. Listen to this episode of SOUND OFF below. 



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