Alerts

Upcoming Events
  • JPA Technical Committee
    Starts: 1:30 PM
    Ends: August 14, 2014 - 3:30 PM
    Location: Victor Valley MRF, 17000 Abbey Lane, Victorville
  • Barstow MC Meeting
    Starts: 11:30 AM
    Ends: August 16, 2014 - 1:30 PM
    Location: Desert Discovery Center (831 Barstow Rd-Barstow)
    Description: The Barstow Master Composters meet the third Saturday of the month at the Desert Discovery Center (831 Barstow Rd-Barstow) to discuss Master Composter business and share gardening and conservation information. The public is welcome to attend.
  • Victor Valley Master Composter Meeting
    Starts: 6:00 PM
    Ends: September 9, 2014 - 7:30 PM
    Location: Victorville City Hall, Conference Room D (14343 Civic Dr - Victorville)

About the JPA

Mojave Desert and Mountain Recycling Authority (the JPA) is a joint powers authority organized under California Government Code Section 6500. The JPA shares the common powers of its nine members to plan for and implement elements of an Integrated Waste Management Plan within all or any part of its respective boundaries, including solid waste disposal, composting and recycling facilities, and waste diversion programs deemed necessary to meet state law. JPA facilities and programs may include:

  • solid waste transfer facilities,
  • household hazardous waste management,
  • composting facilities, materials collection,
  • marketing and market development,
  • public education,
  • conversion technologies, and
  • material recovery facilities.