Enhance Existing Programs​

​Recommendation ​Implementation Responsibility ​Recommended Timeframe
​ Develop a model C&D recycling ordinance with the input of local developers, contractors, haulers and units of local government. Enact the model ordinance and make it effective once a C&D recycling facility is located within reasonable traveling distances and is competitive with the price of landfilling the material. SWALCO, Municipalities ​1-7 years
​ Amend C&D recycling requirements based on the model ordinance prepared by SWALCO and the location and cost competitiveness of the C&D recycling infrastructure in Lake County. ​Lake County 1-3 years