State of New Mexico > Environment Department > Solid Waste Bureau
NMED Home

Harold Runnels Building Room N2150
1190 St. Francis Drive - P.0. Box 5469 Santa Fe, 87502-5469
Phone: (505) 827-0197 Fax: (505) 827-2902

Auralie Ashley-Marx, Bureau Chief                            Organizational Chart

We promote and assure sound solid waste management practices that improve public health and protect New Mexico's air, land, and water
SPECIAL ANNOUNCEMENTS

NOTICE OF PUBLIC MEETING

The Recycling and Illegal Dumping Alliance will meet on Wednesday, May 31, 2017 from 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM in the Rio Grande Room of the NMED District One Office located at 121 Tijeras Ave NE, Albuquerque, NM 87102 to discuss awarding applications for state fiscal year 2018 Recycling and Illegal Dumping Fund grants.

For more information, please contact Layne Duesterhaus at (505) 827-2828 or by e-mail at layne.duesterhaus@state.nm.us.

NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING

The New Mexico Environment Department will hold a public hearing to consider the matter of the application by the Town of Vaughn for a solid waste facility permit for Vaughn Landfill.  The Applicant is proposing to construct a landfill for disposal of construction and demolition (“C&D”) debris and asbestos waste.  The permit application was initially submitted to the Department on February 10, 2017.

The hearing will begin at 5:30 p.m. on Thursday, June 1, 2017 at the Vaughn City Hall Council Chambers, 322 8th Street, Vaughn, New Mexico.  Public comment will be taken starting at 5:30 p.m. on June 1 and as additionally determined by the Hearing Officer.  The hearing may continue on additional days as determined by the Hearing Officer.  In lieu of verbal public comments, written statements may be submitted for the record at, or prior to, the hearing.

For more information, please contact George Schuman at 505-827-2328 or by email at george.schuman@state.nm.us.

NOTICE REGARDING FY18 SOLID WASTE FACILITY GRANT APPLICATIONS

The Solid Waste Bureau expects to begin receiving FY18 Solid Waste Facility Grant Applications in April after receiving notice from the Legislature regarding the approval of a final budget. Questions regarding the Solid Waste Facility Grants should be directed to the Solid Waste Bureau Chief, Auralie Ashley-Marx, at (505) 827-2775 and auralie.ashley-marx@state.nm.us.

Contact us: Solid Waste Bureau Staff


page last updated