The California Department of Resources Recycling and Recovery (CalRecycle), administers tire grant programs to provide opportunities to divert waste tires from landfill disposal, prevent illegal tire dumping, and promote markets for recycled-content tire products. Tuolumne County Public Works staff has secured CalRecycle grants for the following projects:
Project #1715-9, Italian Bar Road Storm Damage Repairs, Sites 1-5:
Tire-Derived Aggregate (TDA) engineered fill material funded by a grant from CalRecycle.
35,940 waste tires diverted from the waste stream for use as TDA on this project.