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2024 MRN/SWANA Mid-Atlantic Annual Conference - 6/10/2024


Reuse Option in MD, Meet New MDE Secretary & more

Published on 4/5/2023

Inside the News
Reuse Options for Maryland (webinar recap): Did you miss last week's (3/30) FREE webinar? We invited representatives from several Maryland-based organizations focused on reuse and asked them what they’re doing to give used items a new life and how you can help your citizens clean up their attic, garage, self-storage units, etc. without a trip to the landfill. Listen in here!
Meet MDE Secretary McIlwain at MRN/SWANA MA Conference: We are pleased to announce that Serena McIlwain, Secretary, Maryland Department of the Environment, will be on hand to meet everyone and share her vision and goals for MDE. See who else is on the program!
The 2023-2024 Board of Directors Slate: MRN issued its slate for the 2023-2024 board of directors with Kitty McIlroy, Northeast Maryland Waste Disposal Authority, nominated for presidency and a two-year director term. Michele Blair, City of Laurel Office of the City Administrator, and Anthony Drury, Washington County Department of Public Waste, are nominated for vice president and secretary/treasurer respectfully. The slate also includes six individuals for a two-year term as director. Read more here.

Upcoming Events:

The Fourth R: Upstream and Don’t Waste Durham - 4/27/2023 (webinar) - Learn the story behind Durham, NC's Don't Waste Durham and other innovative programs such as Bull City Boomerang Bag, GreenToGo, and the ReCirculation Project.

MRN/SWANA Mid-Atlantic Annual Conference - 6/12/2023 - Registration is open and the preliminary program is now online. Stay tuned for more details on the program plus several day-after (i.e., 6/13) activities.

p.s. Vendors: Reserve your exhibit space today (see who's already on the list here).

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