Yes on waste plan
After years of planning and public input, Fort Worth is scheduled to approve a 20-year solid waste plan on Tuesday night. The plan has come a long way, and it finally includes some ambitious objectives and innovative solutions to what-in-the-heck we do with all this stuff we consume.
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In fact, just over one million cubic feet of stuff goes to our landfill each year. In football terms, that’s about 170 feet high from end zone to end zone. A consultant on solid waste tells us we’ll need a brand new landfill in 20 years or less, at this rate.
That’s why this upcoming solid waste plan is so important. The plan outlines specific strategies and objectives that will keep up
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