Manatee County Government Administrative Center Honorable Patricia M. Glass Chambers, First Floor 9:00 a.m. - November 19, 2019
November 19, 2019 - Regular Meeting
Agenda Item #78

Waiver of Landfill Tipping Fees - Bayshore Gardens Marina Dredge Material


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 dredge material from the Bayshore Gardens Marina dredge project starting November 1, 2019.

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

Background Discussion

Solid Waste staff received a request for waiver of tipping fees related to the Bayshore Gardens Marina dredge project. James Frost is the contact person at 813-810-9767 or office@bayshoregardens.org.  Dredging started November 1, 2019, and hauling started November 4, 2019.  Approximately 11,800 cubic yards (11,800 tons) of material is to be delivered to the Lena Road Landfill. The waiver is requested for tipping fees only.  Bayshore Gardens Park and Recreation District has made arrangements for hauling of the material through Sunshine Trucking.  Loss of revenue for 11,800 tons x $61/ton = $719,800.

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 of Solid Waste Enforcement at jeanne.detweiler@mymanatee.org.

Cost and Funds Source Account Number and Name
(-$719,800), 480.0010900, Utilities/Solid Waste/Landfill Operations

Amount and Frequency of Recurring Costs

Attachment:  Bayshore Gardens Request Letter.pdf