Visit the Highest Point in Polk County, Metro Park East Landfill
Almost everyone knows recycling is a great option for some things, but other stuff simply needs to be thrown away. But where IS “away” exactly? “Away” for the Greater Des Moines area is Metro Park East Landfill in eastern Polk County. We invite you to come along and see where your garbage ends up when you toss it in your wastebasket at work or put it curbside at home. You’ll learn how Metro Waste Authority manages nearly 2,000 tons of trash each day and protects the environment at the same time.
Sign up now for a September bus tour. You’ll find all the details you need to know about your field trip experience, complete with a big yellow school bus. Space is limited and we want you to get a seat!
For more information, visit us at www.WhereItShouldGo.com or call 515.244.0021