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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 from 4:45 – 6:30 p.m. at the Boulder County Recycling Center, 1901 63rd St., Boulder. Occasionally, the schedule is adjusted due to holidays or other significant events.

Recruiting New Members

Interested in joining RCAB as a board member? Our primary recruiting month is January each year. Visit the Advisory Boards & Commissions for more information and to apply.

Upcoming Meeting

The next meeting is November 29th from 4:45 – 6:30 p.m. at the Boulder County Recycling Center, 1901 63rd St., Boulder. Upcoming meeting agendas 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.


MonthAgendaMinutesMeeting Handouts
SeptemberAgendaMinutesHandout #1Handout #2
JulyNo meeting
MayNo meeting
MarchAgendaNo MinutesHandouts

Board Members

Membership is comprised of the following:

  • 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, and Ward.

Board Members

RepresentingLast Name First Name Position
At-large Plass Tim Citizen
At-large Donovan Michael Citizen
At-large Malloy Shari Citizen
At-large Callas Russ Citizen
Boulder Morzel Lisa City Council
Boulder County Arians DarlaStaff
Broomfield Garcia Shirley Staff
Center for ReSource Conservation Lurie Neal Director
CU Recycling DeBell Jack Director
Eco-Cycle Jones Suzanne Director
Erie Vacant
Jamestown Johnson BridgetCitizen
Lafayette Walton StephanieStaff
Louisville Persichetti MarkCitizen
Longmont Kamenides CharlesStaff
Lyons Matsch DanCitizen
Nederland Pelletier ChrisStaff
SuperiorHansonChrisTown Trustee
Western Disposal IsaacsonBryce 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

Research Reports

Boulder County Recycling Center Analysis, Kessler Consulting, Inc., innovative waste solutions, January 2015

Construction and Demolition Waste Diversion: Baseline Information and Gap Analysis. Boulder County Zero Waste Effort, Grace Stone, Inc., January 2009

Boulder County Construction and Demolition Infrastructure Study, Materials Generation Estimate, and Market Analysis, UHG Consulting and the Center for Resource Conservation, 2010

Final Organic Waste Management Feasibility Evaluation Report for Boulder County, Colorado, Tetra Tech Inc., October 2010

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

Contact Us

Resource Conservation Division

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Boulder County Recycling Center
1901 63rd St
Boulder, CO 80301
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Hours: 8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. M-F

Mailing Address

1901 63rd St.
Boulder, CO 80301