It’s a dirty job, but someone has to do it.

Municipalities across the country are investing in solid waste disposal programs and facilities.  Govalytics, a sales and marketing tool has compiled the top ten communities investing in waste.

They are:

Municipality Project Budgeted expenditure
Tacoma, Wash. Solid waste facilities $52,118,032
Sacramento, Calif. Solid waste facility repair and rehabilitation program $8,197,850
Harford County, Md. New Solid Waste Facilities Development $4,500,000
Cecil County, Md. Upgrade/Expand Solid Waste Operations Facility $3,850,000
Hartford County, Md. Solid Waste Transfer Station $3,700,000
Minneapolis Solid Waste & Recycling Facility Improvements $2,500,000
Spotsylvania County, Va. East of I-95 Consolidated Solid Waste Convenience Center $2,197,500
Pinellas County, Fla. 1928 Solid Waste Traffic Flow Improvements

$2,043,540

Oklahoma City Solid Waste Management CNG Facility $2,000,000
Roseville, Calif. Solid Waste Technology Replacement $1,125,000

Govalytics is a sales and marketing tool for companies looking to work with local governments, uses MSA data to benchmark municipal spending in various capacities. Using the tool, public spending data for the top 25 MSAs “can help decision makers see what has been successful for other governments of their size across the nation,” according to Ben Walker, director of brand management for Govalytics.

Click here to learn more about Govalytics.

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