Board Openings: Join Us!

Gallatin Solid Waste Management currently has two openings for the board and we invite you to help guide solid waste management in Gallatin County.

Seeking:
One (1) Belgrade Representative
One (1) Manhattan Representative

Term Length:
Three (3) years

Commitment:
Meet every fourth Wednesday of every month at 5:30 PM at Logan Landfill.

This board seats six members each serving a three year term plus a commissioner representation term that rotates annually. To view the board’s bylaws, click here (pdf). Board members support the mission of Gallatin Solid Waste Management District:

  • Provide constituents with cost efficient solid waste services; to provide for the balanced consideration and representation of the diverse views and issues regarding solid waste management;
  • Advocate for the healthy, safety and welfare of the residents;
  • Manage the processing, reclaiming, storing, transporting, or disposing of waste in ways that protect the ecology of lands in the District;
  • Identify goals, policies, and procedures that will aid local jurisdictions in meeting solid waste reduction and recycling goals.

How to Apply:
Follow the instructions on the Gallatin County website: http://gallatincomt.virtualtownhall.net/public_documents/gallatincomt_bboard/boardvacancies

 

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K-Mart Recycling Site Is Moving

Recycling Update:

The recycling site at the former K-Mart location on North 7th Avenue in Bozeman will be moving on or before June 1. Bins will be relocated to a new site at the Gallatin County Fairgrounds, accessible via Oak St on the Northeast side of the property.

Recycling sites nearest the K-Mart location include:

  • Wal-Mart on North 7th Avenue
  • Gallatin County Fairgrounds – via Oak St  (coming June 1)
  • Safeway at North 19th Ave and Main

Visit our Recycling page for a full list of recycling drop-off sites. If you have any questions you may contact us at 406-582-2493

Board Meeting: Wednesday 5/25 @ 5:30PM

The next board meeting for the Gallatin Solid Waste Management District will be held at Logan Landfill on Wednesday 5/25/16 at 5:30 PM. Click here for the meeting agenda.

Board meetings are held the 4th Wednesday of every month, unless otherwise noted. Meetings are open to the public, recorded, and available for review online. If you have any questions or would like to add an agenda item for the May meeting, call 406-284-4029

Recycling Site Closure Begins 5/11

Recycling Update:

Due to upcoming property development, the recycling site in Four Corners (Mama Mac’s) is closing. Bins will be removed by Wednesday, May 11.

Nearby recycling locations include the Gallatin Gateway Community Center, Billion Auto Plaza, and Four Corners Recycling (private business). Visit our Recycling page for a full list of recycling drop-off sites.

If you have any questions you may contact us at 406-582-2493

Summer Hours in Effect

Summer hours are now in effect at the Logan Landfill and the Bozeman Convenience Site.

 

The landfill’s summer hours (May 1 through October 31)  are:
Monday -Friday 7:00am – 5:00pm
Saturday             7:00am – 4:30pm

The Convenience Site summer hours (April 1 through October 1) are:
Tuesday – Saturday 8:00am – 3:30pm