Recycling Advisory Committee

Regular Meetings

First Thursday of every month
No meetings July & August

Large Conference Room, City Hall
512 Springfield Avenue
Summit, NJ 07907

Phone: 908-273-6400


The City of Summit Recycling Advisory Committee (RAC) is responsible for assisting the City with its municipal recycling efforts to reach the goal of reducing the waste stream by 50%.
 RAC advises Common Council on recycling policies, and works to expand public awareness of recycling efforts in Summit.

Appointed Members

Members of the Recycling Advisory Committee (RAC) are appointed by Common Council for one-year terms.

  • Paul Cascais, Community Services Department
  • Karen Raihofer, Chair
  • Christine LiJoi, Education
  • Marjorie Fox, Common Council Liaison
  • Inga Hao, Student Rep.
  • Luis Portilla, Resident
  • Reeves-Reed Arboretum Rep.
  • Sarah Beatty, Scout Troops
  • Kathryn Best, Summit Downtown, Inc.
  • Robert Lubin, Citizen at large
  • Sophie Li, Student Rep.

Skip the Straw Initiative

Skip the Straw campaign(2)

Recycle Used Tennis Balls & Soft Plastics

recycling bins