LEXINGTON, Ky. — Cincinnati-based Rumpke Waste & Recycling is expanding its presence in Central Kentucky. Today, the family-owned waste and recycling service provider purchased assets from Central Kentucky Fiber Resources, including that recycler’s facility at 847 Angliana Avenue in Lexington.
In addition to the Central Kentucky Fiber Resources acquisition, Rumpke is also constructing a $5 million solid waste transfer facility at 245 West Yusen Way in Georgetown, Kentucky.
The 21,606-s.f. the site will be used to transport residential and commercial waste collected in Scott and surrounding counties to Rumpke’s regional landfills in Pendleton and Montgomery County. The Scott County facility is expected to be complete in April 2021.
Rumpke currently operates 16 facilities in Kentucky, including six transfer stations, three landfills, one recycling center, six truck depots, and one convention center.