MISSION STATEMENT: The NM SWANA Roadrunner Chapter inspires and supports
Solid Waste Professionals to responsibly manage solid waste resources.

SWANA Membership Application and Information Video

Letter from the Governor of Maryland to SWANA National

Mark Your Calendars for the Next Annual Meeting!

There will not be an Annual Meeting in December 2020!

Due to the new Bylaws stating that we are now on a new fiscal year of July 2020 – June 2021.

The next Annual Meeting will be held on June 18, 2021, at the Embassy Suites Hotel in the La Ventana Room in Albuquerque.


2020 Training Courses

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Coronavirus Threat Guidelines

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Dear NMSWANA Roadrunner Chapter Members and Friends,

I know you are all busy at this time working to ensure safe collections and operations in the face of the Coronavirus threat.  The Board of Directors of New Mexico SWANA Roadrunner wish to share the guidance document from SWANA regarding waste handling, attached, and you can find on  Also this is a reminder that SWANAPALOOZA has been postponed.  Here in New Mexico, the Landfill Certification Course scheduled for March 24 has been postponed until further notice.  And the Board also finds it prudent at this time to cancel the Roundtable scheduled for April 14.  We will work on bringing you an alternative educational opportunity.

Please follow the guidelines from the CDC and New Mexico Department of Health.  The hotline number for the New Mexico Department of Health is 855-600-3453.

On behalf of the NMSWANA Roadrunner Chapter Board of Directors,

Shirlene Sitton, President, New Mexico SWANA Roadrunner Chapter