Council to Consider Adoption of Solid Waste Services Agreement with Republic Services

Mon., Jan. 16th - 7:30PM
City Council Chamber

The Piedmont City Council will consider the final adoption of a Solid Waste Services Agreement with Richmond Sanitary Services at its regular meeting scheduled for January 16, 2018  at 7:30 p.m. in the City Council Chambers. The Council considered the first reading of the ordinance granting the franchise at its regular meeting on December 4th. It also held a special study session on November 27th to receive a briefing on the terms of the agreement.

Background

The City of Piedmont, with the assistance of R3 Consulting Group (R3), administered a competitive proposal process to provide residential and commercial garbage, recyclable material and organic collection services in the City of Piedmont. On July 17, 2017, the City Council received a report from R3 regarding the results of proposals submitted, and directed City staff to accept Republic’s proposal (the only proposal submitted) and proceed with negotiations. Extensive negotiations between the City and Republic services have concluded and a final solid waste services agreement will be brought to Council for approval on December 4, 2017.

Relevant Documents:

To learn more about current solid waste services in Piedmont visit: www.ci.piedmont.ca.us/recycling-waste.shtml

Comments regarding the proposed contract may be sent to the City Council via email to: citycouncil@piedmont.ca.gov. To send comments via U.S. Mail, please use the following address: Piedmont City Council c/o City Clerk, 120 Vista Avenue, Piedmont, CA 94611. Any correspondence sent to the City may be considered a public record.

Residents with questions or who wish to add their name to an to an email notification list for activity related to the solid waste services agreement welcome to contact Assistant Planner Chris Yeager at cyeager@piedmont.ca.gov or 510-420-3067.