CURRENT NEWS

A Reminder About Brush & Limbs:       Mid-Coast Solid Waste in Rockport is charging 2 cents per pound for all brush brought to the facility.   There may be periods of diversion, if necessary, based on space and equipment operations.   Only stumps with roots removed are accepted and the charge for stumps is 10 cents per pound. […]

EXCITING NEWS – The new Case Bulldozer has arrived at MCSWC

Mid-Coast Solid Waste took delivery of a new bulldozer on January 20, 2017 for use in the CD&D landfill area.  Bob Welch who is the assigned Operator of the landfill is busy getting to know the new Case 1650M XLT Crawler/Dozer.  Earle Wentworth, Dan Fogg and Gary Leighton will have to wait their turn behind […]

RECYCLING AREA IS BACK IN PLACE

The previously closed areas at Mid-Coast Solid Waste while under construction to build a barrier wall between the Southern End of Jacobs Quarry (covered/open landfill area) and the Northern End of Jacobs Quarry (open water area), reopened on Tuesday December 16, 2016. The recycling materials area (large roll-off containers) is back in place and able […]

**** CONSTRUCTION NOTICE ****

With the goal of minimizing overall operational costs for this facility, Mid Coast Solid Waste is contracting with Sargent Corporation to install a subsurface dam between the water filled northern end of the quarry and the waste filled southern end of the quarry starting the last week of October. Cutting this flow of water off […]

BOARD OF DIRECTORS MEETING

Wednesday, July 25, 2018 Washington Street Conference Room  Camden Town Office –  Camden, Maine 7:00 PM Agenda  To Follow This meeting may be viewed live via Town Hall Streams http://www.townhallstreams.com/locations/camden-me

MID-COAST SOLID WASTE BOARD OF DIRECTORS QUARTERLY MEETING

Wednesday, September 28, 2016 Washington Street Conference Room Camden, Maine 6:00 PM Agenda: MCSWC Agenda for September 28 2016 Meeting This meeting may be viewed live via Town Hall Streams http://www.townhallstreams.com/locations/camden-me  

BOARD OF DIRECTORS MEETING

    MID-COAST SOLID WASTE BOARD OF DIRECTORS MEETING – THURSDAY- JUNE 30, 2016 ROCKPORT OPERA HOUSE – DOWNSTAIRS 6:30 PM AGENDA    Public comment on agenda item. Discussion by the board on town meeting votes regarding post 2018 trash disposal options.   This meeting will be streamed as a LIVE BROADCAST and is available […]

A Letter from the Chairman of the Mid-Coast Solid Waste Board of Directors

  P.O. Box 1016 • Rockport, Maine 04856 Tel: 207-236-2467 ~ Fax: 207-236-7968 LETTER FROM THE CHAIRMAN OF THE MCSWC BOARD OF DIRECTORS June 9, 2016 To the residents of Camden, Hope, Lincolnville, and Rockport. Over the next week, your fellow citizens will be voting at the Annual Town Meeting in each community on a […]

OUR YELLOW BAGS HAVE A NEW LOOK!

  MCSWC has switched from folded bags to rolled  bags in our packaging. The new rolled pay-as-you-throw bags are attached to each other and will require that the customer separate them. Side Sealed Rolled Bags vs. Bottom Sealed Folded bags The major advantage to the new rolled bags is in the sealing technology. Side seal bags are […]

MAINE HAS A NEW PAINT RECYCLING PROGRAM – PaintCare operations begin October 1, 2015

paintcare brochure ME October 1, 2015 will mark the first day of PaintCare® program operations in Maine. The paint stewardship program was authorized by the state legislature’s LD 1308, “An Act To Establish a Stewardship Program for Architectural Paint,” enacted in the summer of 2013. The Maine PaintCare program is the eighth of its kind […]