Committees

Brown Act Standing Committees

TECHNICAL ADVISORY COMMITTEE (TAC)
The TAC Committee is a 12 Member Committee consisting of one high level staff member from each of the Member Agencies. They serve in an advisory capacity to each of the Board Members and assist Board Members with their decision-making process on technical issues related to RethinkWaste. The TAC meets on the second Thursday of March, June and September from 2-4 p.m. unless otherwise noted. This year’s TAC Meeting schedule can be found here.

FINANCE COMMITTEE
The Finance Committee is a five Member Subcommittee consisting of Board and TAC Members. They serve in advisory capacity to the Board and review all financial reports and budgets prior to Board approval. The Finance Committee meets on the second Tuesday of January and April unless otherwise noted. This year’s Finance Committee schedule can be found here.

Ad Hoc Subcommittees

ZERO WASTE SUBCOMMITTEE
The Zero Waste Subcommittee is a five Member Subcommittee consisting of Board Members. They serve in an advisory capacity to the Board to review and provide guidance on issues related to meeting Zero Waste Principles. This Subcommittee began as the Zero Landfill Working Group to analyze zero waste gaps for the Agency.

PUBLIC EDUCATION AND OUTREACH SUBCOMMITTEE
The Public Education and Outreach Subcommittee is an eight member Subcommittee consisting of RethinkWaste Staff, Recology Staff, Board and TAC Members. They serve in an advisory capacity to outreach and education campaigns and projects that RethinkWaste is or will be working on. They provide important input and feedback to help guide the Public Education and Outreach conducted by the RethinkWaste team.