Solid Waste District Board

Contact Information:

Elizabeth Biggens-Ramer
Executive Director of the Cuyahoga County Solid Waste District
4750 East 131 Street, Garfield Heights, Ohio 44105


Description of Board and Responsibilities:

The Cuyahoga County Solid Waste District is the leading resource in Cuyahoga County for information, expertise and programs that support sustainable materials management and reduce the environmental impact of waste. Our six staff members work to empower residents, communities and organizations to manage their waste responsibly by reducing, reusing, recycling and composting. The District is governed by a Board of Directors and is advised by a Solid Waste Policy Committee which oversees the development and implementation of the Cuyahoga County Solid Waste Management Plan.


The Board of the Cuyahoga County Solid Waste Management District shall be composed of the County Executive, a member of Council appointed by the President of Council, and the Director of Public Works.

Enabling Legislation:

Meeting Schedule/Agendas:

Board of Directors meetings are held quarterly. Please see the website's calendar for meeting dates and locations. Meeting minutes are available from the District.


Name Term Ends Appointed By/Representation
N/A Public Works
N/A Council
N/A County Executive