Resource Conservation Advisory Board (RCAB)

The Resource Conservation Advisory Board (RCAB) was formed in 2002 to advise the Board of County Commissioners on major waste diversion policies and strategies. 

RCAB meets on the 4th Wednesday of each month, 4:45 - 6:30 p.m. at the Boulder County Recycling Center, 1901 63rd St., Boulder, Colorado. Occasionally, the schedule is adjusted due to holidays or other significant events.

Upcoming Meeting

RCAB is meeting on Wednesday, Jan. 27 beginning at 4:45 p.m.

This meeting will be held in the Commissioners' Hearing Room at 1325 Pearl Street in Downtown Boulder. 

The meeting agenda will be posted one week before the meeting.

RCAB Bylaws

For more information about RCAB, email  

Meeting Documents

Minutes are posted after approval by the advisory board.

January Agenda Minutes Meeting Handouts

 2015 Agenda Minutes Meeting Handouts
 2014 Agenda Minutes Meeting Handouts
 2013  n/a Minutes  n/a
 2012  n/a Minutes  n/a
 2011  n/a Minutes  n/a
 2010  n/a Minutes  n/a
 2009  n/a Minutes  n/a
 2008  n/a Minutes  n/a

Board Members

Membership is comprised of:

  • five at-large members, one representative from Boulder County government and one representative from each of the following organizations - Center for ReSource Conservation, Eco-Cycle, University of Colorado Recycling Services, Western Disposal Services and one additional Hauler (appointed by the County Commissioners)
  • one representative from each of the following communities (appointed by the community that they represent) - Boulder, Broomfield, Erie, Jamestown, Lafayette, Longmont, Louisville, Lyons, Nederland, Superior, Ward.

 Representing Last Name   First Name  Position
 At-large  Wood  Heather  Citizen
 At-large  Plass  Tim  Citizen
 At-large  Freeman  David (Juri)  Citizen
 At-large  Malloy  Shari  Citizen
 At-large  Vacant    
 Boulder  Morzel  Lisa  City Council
 Boulder County  Arians  Darla  County staff
 Broomfield  Garcia  Shirley  Staff
 Center for ReSource Conservation  Stellar  Dan  Staff
 CU Recycling  DeBell  Jack  Director
 Eco-Cycle  Jones  Suzanne  Director
 Erie  Vacant    
 Hauler  Stewart  Jeff  Waste Connections
 Jamestown  Johnson  Bridget Citizen
 Lafayette  Dowling  Tom Staff 
 Louisville  Persichetti  Mark Citizen 
 Longmont  Kamenides    Charles Staff
 Lyons  Matsch   Dan Citizen
 Nederland  Armani-Munn  Alexander Staff
 Superior  Toth Martin Staff
 Ward  Hughes  Holly Citizen
 Western Disposal  Isaacson  Bryce  VP Sales/Marketing

Solid Waste & Diversion Survey

RCAB implemented a survey of its members in 2012 to gather solid waste and diversion data for 2011 by community. The survey provides a quick overview of what each town/city does for solid waste diversion, incentives, costs, tons and kinds of materials diverted.

Boulder County Community Solid Waste and Diversion Survey – 2011

Boulder County Community Solid Waste and Diversion Survey – 2013

Research Reports

Waste Composition Study, Boulder County”, MSW Consultants/Cascadia , December 2010 


Sustainability Office

Leigh Cushing
Zero Waste Sustainability Specialist

Boulder County Courthouse
First floor
1325 Pearl Street
Boulder, CO 80302

Map & Directions

Mailing Address

PO Box 471
Boulder, CO 80306