Sullivan County
NY

Resolution
270-18

RESOLUTION TO AMEND THE SOLID WASTE MANAGEMENT RULES TO ADD A RATE FOR SINGLE STREAM RECYCLING (SSR) FOR COMMERCIAL HAULERS

Information

Department:Public Works CommitteeSponsors:
Category:Amendment

Body

WHEREAS, the Sullivan County Solid Waste Management Rules (hereinafter the Rules) were adopted by the County Legislature in accordance with Section171-24 of the Sullivan County Code; and

 

WHEREAS, it has, from time to time, been necessary to modify and amend the Rules; and

 

WHEREAS, Sullivan County accepts SSR that is then sent under contract to a Material Recover Facility for processing and then to market; and

 

WHEREAS, Market conditions have changed and the market value of SSR has steadily decreased over time; and

 

WHEREAS, the Commissioner of the Division of Public Works has recommended and

the County Manager has concurred with the Commissioner’s recommendation , the adoption of the revised Sullivan County Solid Waste Management Rules, attached hereto as Schedule “A”.

 

NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED, Section 620.1 (o) Disposal Fees be added to read as contained in the attached schedule “A”; and

 

BE IT FURTHER RESOLVED, that beginning July 1, 2018, there shall be a fair market charge of $20 per ton for Single Stream Recycling brought to the Sullivan County Transfer Station by Commercial Haulers.  Residential customers and users tipping less than 300 pounds are exempt from this charge.

 

 

Meeting History

Jun 12, 2018 10:30 AM  Public Works Committee Regular Meeting
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Luis Alvarez back in at 11:28am

RESULT:CARRIED AT COMMITTEE [UNANIMOUS]
MOVER:Nadia Rajsz, Legislator
SECONDER:Mark McCarthy, Vice Chair
AYES:Joseph Perrello, Mark McCarthy, Nadia Rajsz, Catherine Owens, Scott B. Samuelson, Luis Alvarez, Alan Sorensen
Jun 14, 2018 10:00 AM Video County Legislature Regular Meeting
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RESULT:ADOPTED [UNANIMOUS]
MOVER:Alan Sorensen, Legislator
SECONDER:Nadia Rajsz, Legislator
AYES:Scott B. Samuelson, Nadia Rajsz, Mark McCarthy, Catherine Owens, Terri Ward, Luis Alvarez, Joseph Perrello, Alan Sorensen, Ira M. Steingart