Law requires the facility to keep 15 years of space available for in-county use.
Board plans April vote to consider spending $350,000 on resurfacing a half-mile strip of road.
Mitigating countywide road damage from transporting out-of-county waste to the John Smith Road Landfill is estimated to cost $30 million that's not in the budget.
Consultant will study the cost of damage to roads by out-of-area garbage trucks bringing waste to the local landfill
Hollister resident was run over by a semi-truck hauling refuge, according to the CHP
San Benito County diverted $4.8 million and failed to mitigate adverse impacts from importing hundreds of thousands of tons of out-of-county waste
Local government and Waste to Energy LLC have initiated negotiations that could allow firm to operate the San Benito County Resource Recovery Park Project.
Presentation will help explain plans for the John Smith Landfill
In addition to serving local communities, John Smith Landfill has taken in trash from other communities since 1992. How much do you really know about the landfill's past, present and future?