Bluegrass Chapter Road-E-O

The Bluegrass Chapter Road-E-O is an annual competition that provides operators of solid waste collection and landfill equipment an opportunity to showcase their skills. Cash Prizes are given to 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place winners locally. In addition, 1st and 2nd place winners have the opportunity to compete in the SWANA International Road-E-O’s annual competition for additional cash prizes, awards, trophies and for the best of the best, the title of “Top Gun”.


SWANA International Road-E-O

The SWANA International Road-E-O is an annual competition that gives 1st and 2nd place State Road-E-O winners from across the United States and North America the opportunity to compete for cash prizes, awards, trophies, and for the best of the best, the title of “Top Gun”.

2024 KY Bluegrass SWANA Chapter Statewide Road-E-O

When and Where:

June 15, 2023

1631 Old Frankfort Pike Lexington, KY 40510


2024 Truck Road-E-O Categories

  • Front End Loader
  • Rear Load
  • Automated Side Load
  • Roll Off
  • Mechanics

Event Information

Contestants must operate equipment through a test course made up of specific driving situations. 


  • Alley Backing
  • Right Turn
  • Straight Line
  • Parallel Parking
  • Offset Alley
  • Stop Line
  • Serpentine Forward/Reverse


  • Vehicle Inspection

Hotel Information

Embassy Suites Lexington Green

245 Lexington Green Circle                                                                                  Lexington, KY 40503                                                                                                Phone Number: (859) 271-4000

Important Information

Participant Packet

Click here for the 2024 Participant Packet

2024 Sponsors

Click here to be a Sponsor of the 2024 SWANA Road-E-O

2024 Scholarship Application

Click here to get a copy of the 2024 Kentucky Bluegrass SWANA Scholarship Application