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File #: 16-834    Version: 1 Name:
Type: Resolution Status: Passed
File created: 11/17/2017 Departments: COUNTY MANAGER: OFFICE OF SUSTAINABILITY
On agenda: 12/12/2017 Final action: 12/12/2017
Title: Acting as the Governing Board of County Service Area No. 8, adopt a resolution setting February 13, 2018 at 9:00 a.m. at the regularly scheduled Board meeting, as the time and place for a public hearing on the garbage and recyclables collection rates for County Service Area No. 8 (North Fair Oaks). .body
Attachments: 1. 20171212_att_ 2018 Garbage_Recycables Collection Rates Set the Hearing NFO.pdf, 2. 20171212_r_ 2018 Garbage_Recyclables Collection Rates Set the Hearing NFO.pdf, 3. 20171212_att_Exhibit - 2018 Garbage_Recycables Rates Collection Rates Set the Hearing NFO.pdf
Special Notice / Hearing: None__
Vote Required: Majority

To: Honorable Board of Supervisors
From: Jim Eggemeyer, Director, Office of Sustainability
Subject: Garbage and Recyclables Collection Rates in County Service Area No. 8 (North Fair Oaks)

RECOMMENDATION:
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Acting as the Governing Board of County Service Area No. 8, adopt a resolution setting February 13, 2018 at 9:00 a.m. at the regularly scheduled Board meeting, as the time and place for a public hearing on the garbage and recyclables collection rates for County Service Area No. 8 (North Fair Oaks).
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BACKGROUND:
On October 20, 2009, your Board adopted Resolution No. 070423 which approved a franchise agreement with Recology San Mateo County (RSMC) to provide services for the collection of recyclable materials, organic materials, and garbage from January 1, 2011 through December 31, 2020. The transition to RSMC collection services resulted in significantly expanded weekly collection of recyclable and organic materials and increased diversion of garbage from landfills. The increase in diversion of solid waste helps to achieve diversion goals for CSA-8 and the County Franchised Area (CFA).

Solid Waste collection services are provided to County Service Area No. 8 (CSA-8) and the Unincorporated Franchised Area (County Franchised Area) within the South Bayside Waste Management Authority (SBWMA) service area (Burlingame to Menlo Park).

On January 10, 2017, your Board adopted Resolution No.074969, approving a 5.0% rate increase for CY 2017, for the 20 - 64-gallon garbage carts for CSA-8, which were effective on February 1, 2017. On July 25, 2017, your Board adopted Resolution No.075344, approving the FY 2017-18 Garbage and Recyclables Collection Service Charges Report for CSA-8, based on the effective rates adopted in January 2017.

The process to be followed for adopting the garbage and recyclables collection rates includes:

1. Adopt a resolution on the proposed col...

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