Thank you to everyone who joined us for the March 2022 MARC Board of Directors and Budget and Personnel meetings.

Updates and outcomes from MARC’s March Board meetings

Thanks to everyone who joined the MARC Board of Directors and Budget and Personnel Committee meetings on March 22. We’re sharing selected highlights from the meetings for your awareness and use in regional conversations. The MARC Board heard a variety of updates, including reports on: COVID-19: Cases and hospitalizations continue to decline in the Kansas […]

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The City Market sign welcomes visitors.

Updates and outcomes from MARC’s February Board meetings

Thanks to everyone who joined the MARC Board of Directors and Budget and Personnel Committee meetings on Feb. 22. We’re sharing selected highlights from the meetings for your awareness and use in regional conversations. The MARC Board heard a variety of updates, including reports on: Eviction prevention initiative: Exacerbated by the pandemic, the region has […]

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EPA recognizes Solid Waste Management District for promoting sustainable food management

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Region 7 has recognized the Mid-America Regional Council (MARC) Solid Waste Management District for its notable achievements and innovations in the EPA’s Food Recovery Challenge in 2021. The MARC Solid Waste Management District’s outreach efforts addressing food waste include maintaining a food waste prevention webpage, as well as presentations […]

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