State of New Mexico > Environment Department > Solid Waste Bureau

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


The New Mexico Environment Department will hold a public hearing to consider the matter of the application by Waste Management of New Mexico, Inc. for renewal and modification of the San Juan County Regional Landfill permit. The Applicant is seeking to renew the existing solid waste facility permit and obtain a permit modification for vertical expansion of the landfill and acceptance of two new special wastes.

The hearing will begin at 5:30 p.m. on Wednesday, September 28, 2016 in the Commission Room of the San Juan County Administration Building, 100 South Oliver, Aztec, NM. Public comment will be taken starting at 5:30 p.m. on September 28 and as additionally determined by the Hearing Officer. The hearing may continue on subsequent 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

2016 New Mexico Recycling & Solid Waste Conference: Overcoming Challenges in a New Era

Sept 26-28, 2016 Albuquerque Marriott Uptown

Jointly Hosted by The New Mexico Recycling Coalition & The  New Mexico SWANA Roadrunner Chapter

Contact us: Solid Waste Bureau Staff

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