The Solid Waste Management Commission is responsible for reviewing the solid waste activities in Blue Springs and keep informed of changes in solid waste technologies and solid waste requirements and makes recommendations regarding issues concerning solid waste management as they relate to the City so as to promote the health, comfort, and general welfare of the City and to preserve and protect property values throughout the City to the Mayor and City Council.
On April 18, 2022 the City Council adopted Rules of Procedure for each of the City's Boards and Commissions. The Rules of Procedure for the Solid Waste Management Commission can be viewed here. Rules of Procedure On-Call Boards
Meetings of the Solid Waste Management Commission are held on an as-needed basis, typically held on weekday evening approximately two to three times per year.
The Solid Waste Management Commission is comprised of five members who serve three-year terms and are appointed by the Mayor and approved by the City Council. Members must be residents of Blue Springs; best efforts will be made to appoint equal representation from each Council District.