Manatee County Government Administrative Center Honorable Patricia M. Glass Commission Chambers 9:00 a.m. - December 10, 2019
December 10, 2019 - Regular Meeting
Agenda Item #73

Waiver of Landfill Tipping Fees - 2020 Manatee County Fair


Contact and/or Presenter Information
Jeanne' Detweiler, Superintendent, Solid Waste Enforcement, x8013

Action Requested
Authorization for waiver of tipping fees at the Lena Road Landfill for solid waste disposal from the Manatee County Fair that is to be held January 16-26, 2020.

Enabling/Regulating Authority
Goal 9.3, Solid Waste Sub-Element of the Comprehensive Plan

Background Discussion
  • Solid Waste staff received a request from the Manatee River Fair Board of Directors for waiver of landfill tipping fees related to solid waste disposal for the 2020 Manatee County Fair.   
  • It has been customary in the past to waive the tipping fees for this event. 
  • The waiver is requested for landfill tipping fees only.  The Manatee River Fair Board of Directors has made arrangements for hauling of the solid waste from this event through Waste Management. 
  • The estimated amount of solid waste is eighty (80) tons.

County Attorney Review
Not Reviewed (No apparent legal issues)

Explanation of Other

Reviewing Attorney

Instructions to Board Records
Please send a confirmation of acceptance to Jeanne' Detweiler, Superintendent, Solid Waste Enforcement, at jeanne.detweiler@mymanatee.org.

Cost and Funds Source Account Number and Name
(-$3,200 loss of revenue) 480.0010900, Solid Waste/Landfill Operations

Amount and Frequency of Recurring Costs

Attachment:  2020 Manatee County Fair Waiver Request Letter.pdf