Memorial Day Collection Delay
Garbage, recycling, and yard waste will not be collected on Monday, May 27, in observance of Memorial Day. Regular collection will be delayed one day for the remainder of the week, with Friday collection occurring on Saturday. Learn More >>

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Education & Outreach

We offer a variety of free education and outreach opportunities for groups of all sizes, levels, and ages, including:


Learn From an Expert

Environmental protection and education are key priorities for Metro Waste Authority. To support these priorities, we offer professional development workshops for educators as well as industry courses, such as Certified Landfill Operator Training.



Environmental stewardship is at the core of our agency and it drives our daily operations, as well as the programs and services we offer. We practice what we preach and encourage others to dream big and do the same. This is why we have established the Environmental Stewardship Scholarship program, available to eligible students.