Manatee County Government Administrative Center Commission Chambers, First Floor 9:00 a.m. - November 28, 2017
REVISED November 28, 2017 - Regular Meeting
Agenda Item #43

Waiver of Landfill Tipping Fees - 2018 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 2018 Manatee County Fair that is to be held January 11 through January 21, 2018.

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 2018 Manatee County Fair from the Manatee River Fair Association.  Dan 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.
  • Estimated 80 tons x $40/ton = $3,200 (estimated loss of revenue).

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

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

Amount and Frequency of Recurring Costs

Attachment:  Manatee County Fair Memo.pdf