District News from July 2018

Compost happens.

And in 25 public schools around Franklin County, it’s happening in a big way.

The Franklin County Solid Waste Management District has reached a milestone: 25 public schools around the county divert all food and paper waste from cafeterias and kitchens into compost programs.

That’s 33 of 35 schools around the county, including seven public high schools and five private schools.