Manatee County Government Administrative Center Commission Chambers, First Floor 9:00 a.m. - December 1, 2015
REVISED December 1, 2015 - Regular Meeting
Agenda Item #34

Waiver of Landfill Tipping Fees - 2016 Manatee County Fair


Contact and/or Presenter Information
Jeanne' Detweiler, Superintendent, Solid Waste Enforcement, 941-798-6760

Action Requested
Authorization for waiver of tipping fees at the Lena Road Landfill for solid waste disposal for the 2016 Manatee County Fair to be held from January 14 through January 24, 2016.

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 solid waste disposal for the 2016 Manatee County Fair from the Manatee River Fair Association. Daniel West is the contact person at 941-722-1639.
  • It has been customary in the past to waive the tipping fees for this event.
  • The waiver is requested for tipping fees only.  The Manatee River Fair Association has made arrangements for the hauling of solid waste for this event through Waste Management.
  • The estimated amount of solid waste is eighty (80) tons.
  • The estimated loss of revenue is $3,200 (estimated 80 tons x $40/ton).

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 (jeanne.detweiler@mymanatee.org).

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

Amount and Frequency of Recurring Costs

Attachment:  Manatee River Fair Association Memo.pdf