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Feb. 7, 2017MARYVILLE, Mo. |  By: Elliott

Waste reduction grants available

The local waste management district has received grant funds to distribute for waste reduction projects.

The Northwest Missouri Solid Waste Management District has grant funds available from the Missouri Department of Natural Resources Solid Waste Management Program for both public and private organizations or individuals for waste reduction projects.

The funds are available for projects ranging from recycling to composting to outdoor classrooms. Northwest Missouri Regional Council of Governments Community and Environmental Planner Linda Laderoute says these programs will help improve the current system of recycling.

Individuals or organizations interested in applying for funds may contact Laderoute at 660-582-5121. The application is also online at