Hartwell Ave. Compost Facility (closed landfill site)
CDM Smith presentation [pdf]
and LexMedia recording of information meeting on 6/13/13
Organic Materials Processing (anaerobic digestion/biogas generation)
New: Draft Organic Waste Processing Facility RFP available for public comment until October 24, 2013. Draft reflects comments from various boards and committees on first draft of RFP.
The Board of Selectmen is posting this Request for Proposal (RFP) for a green waste processing facility, or anaerobic digester, for community comment.
- The Board, in its efforts to address the challenges of renewable energy for our community, is considering several options, including installation of solar arrays, as a possibility for Lexington.
- At this time, the Board has made the decision to not move forward with this proposal and do not plan at this time to move forward with this draft RFP beyond obtaining public comment.
Information sessions on a potential organic materials processing facility at the Hartwell Avenue Compost Facility were held on Thursday, June 13 (recorded by LexMedia) and Thursday, June 20.
Preliminary evaluation March 2011