Manatee County Government Administrative Center Commission Chambers, First Floor 9:00 a.m. - December 3, 2013
REVISED December 3, 2013 - Regular Meeting
Agenda Item #21

Waiver of Tipping Fees - 2014 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 2014 Manatee County Fair to be held from January 16 through January 26, 2014.

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 2014 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 waste for the event through Waste Management.
  • The estimated amount of solid waste is 80 tons.
  • Estimated 80 tons x $36/ton = $2,880 (Estimated loss of revenue)

County Attorney Review
Not Reviewed (No apparent legal issues)

Explanation of Other

Reviewing Attorney

Instructions to Board Records

Cost and Funds Source Account Number and Name
(-$2,880), 480.0010900-0000, Solid Waste/Landfill Operations

Amount and Frequency of Recurring Costs

Attachment:  2014 Tipping Fee Waiver Letter.pdf