Typical Local Regulatory Agencies Having Responsibility
for Sanitary Landfill Practices
Assure that landfill operations do not be
a hazard to public health. Issue operati
permits. Permits periodically reviewed a
Planning and/or Zoning
Assure that potential landfills are compa
with existing and proposed land uses.
Regulate building construction on or near
Assure that access highways to landfill s
can accommodate landfill truck traffic.
Assure that fire breaks are provided arou
landfilling operations and that a fire sa
plan is filed.