Solid Waste Advisory Group


  • 6 p.m.
  • 1st Thursday of every month
  • Solid Waste Management Administration Center
    1207 Eubanks Road
    Chapel Hill, NC 27516 

Agendas & Minutes

Agendas are available prior to the meetings. Minutes are available following approval.

View Most Recent Agendas and Minutes


  • Donna Bell
    Chapel Hill Town Council
  • Mark Bell
    Hillsborough Town Board
  • Pam Hemminger
    Mayor, Town of Chapel Hill
  • Mel Hurston
    UNC HealthCare
  • Brad Ives
    Vice Chancellor for Finance and Administration, UNC Chapel Hill
  • Penny Rich
    Orange County Commissioner
  • Lydia Lavelle
    Mayor, Town of Carrboro
  • Mark Marcoplos
    Orange County Commissioner
  • Randee Haven-O'Donnell
    Carrboro Board of Aldermen

Creation & Purpose

The Solid Waste Advisory Group (SWAG) was created by the Orange County Board of Commissioners in June of 2014, to develop a draft interlocal agreement between the Towns of Hillsborough, Chapel Hill, Carrboro, and Orange County and now also includes representation from UNC Chapel Hill, and UNC Healthcare.