9/16/14 This information is for archival purposes only. It is not current. For current doings, see xTroy.org .

Background:

The objective of this group is to create and propose a job description and hiring criteria for a full time Recycling Coordinator for the City of Troy in a one-month timeframe.
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Current Status

  • Had preliminary meeting, set one month time frame goal and distributed tasks, communicate over email.

Next Steps

  • Obtain Coordinator job descriptions from other municipalities (local and/or comparable in size) (Tim & Jay)
  • Ask Abby about community oversight ideas elsewhere (Emily)
  • See if DEC already has something in mind (Tim) -
    • Note: the Facilities and Funding groups are already planning to meet with the DEC. Perhaps collaborate there?
  • Update Wiki page, ask about document storage (Jay)
  • Ask CWG-C what municipalities they studied/researched for report

People Involved

Have been involved

  • Emily Rossier
  • Tim Truscott
  • Jay Walker
  • Jim Welch

Interested

  • Anasha Cummings
  • Abby Lublin

Resources

Needed

  • Support from the City
  • Preliminary Budget/Funding

Get Involved




Minutes/Notes

Notes from 2/6/13 Troy Compost Organizing Meeting:


Atendees:: Emily Rossier, Tim Truscott, Jay Walker, Jim Welch
Objective: to create/propose a job description and hiring criteria for a full time Recycling Coordinator for the City of Troy in a one-month timeframe

Need:
- research job descriptions, check the CWG-C report and “Improving Recycling in Troy” (2000) report
- compile what we want to include
- write a draft
- revise, edit, rewrite a draft
- share drafts with others, including contacts at the DEC
- present draft of description and criteria to Troy Compost and city officials

Tasks:

- Obtain Coordinator job descriptions from other municipalities (local and/or comparable in size) (Tim & Jay)
- Ask Abby about community oversight ideas elsewhere (Emily)
- See if DEC already has something in mind (Tim)
- Update Wiki page, ask about document storage (Jay)
- Ask CWG-C what municipalities they studied/researched for report

Preferred communication mode: Email.