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Project Name: SW: Balls Ford Road Organic Waste Processing Facility
Project Type: Public/Private Partnership
Project Description: This state-of-the-art facility will recycle over 80,000 tons per year of organic waste (yard waste and food waste) into high-value compost, soil products, and non-synthetic fertilizers. This facility will provide several benefits to the County: A long-term solution to yard and food waste management; Foundation for developing a comprehensive County organic waste management program; Increased organics processing capacity; Waste diversion from landfill to extend landfill life; Increased County recycling rate; Private investment in our community and 20-25 new jobs.
Project Manager: Bernard Osilka     send an email
Alternate Manager: Thomas J. Smith     
Agency Name: Public Works QPR?: Yes
Magisterial District: Brentsville
Original Budget: $300,000.00

Revised Budget:

$300,000.00
Original Start Date: 3/1/2019

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Original End Date: 12/31/2021

Revised End Date:

7/1/2022
Last Updated On: 1/25/2021 Maps  Pictures  Documents


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1. County costs for planning and management, reimbursed by Contractor

$300,000.00 --- 3/1/2019

2. Public private partnership. Estimated private investment of $20 million.

$0.00 $0.00 3/1/2019
       
Total Amount: $300,000.00 $300,000.00


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6/26/202030% of material being disposed at the landfill is organics that can be recycling. Diverting organics to this new facility will add 10-15 years to the life of the landfill.