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File #: 17-0582    Version: 1
Type: Agenda Item Status: Approved
File created: 5/17/2017 In control: Board of Supervisors
On agenda: 7/18/2017 Final action: 7/18/2017
Title: HEARING - Community Development Services, Environmental Management Department recommending the Board conduct a hearing to consider adopting and authorizing the Chair to sign Resolution 113-2017 confirming the annual report of delinquent mandatory refuse collection fees for the South Tahoe Refuse Company, Inc., establishing the delinquent amounts as special assessments for the 2017/18 fiscal year, and providing for the collection thereof in the same manner as the County's ad valorem property taxes. (Est. Time: 15 Min.) FUNDING: Community Development Services charges for service.
Attachments: 1. A - Contract Routing Sheet 7-18-17, 2. B - Resolution with Draft Exhibit A 7-18-17, 3. C - Summary Notices v Liens 7-18-17, 4. Recorded Resolution 113-2017
Related files: 20-0873
Title
HEARING - Community Development Services, Environmental Management Department recommending the Board conduct a hearing to consider adopting and authorizing the Chair to sign Resolution 113-2017 confirming the annual report of delinquent mandatory refuse collection fees for the South Tahoe Refuse Company, Inc., establishing the delinquent amounts as special assessments for the 2017/18 fiscal year, and providing for the collection thereof in the same manner as the County's ad valorem property taxes. (Est. Time: 15 Min.)

FUNDING: Community Development Services charges for service.
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DEPARTMENT RECOMMENDATION
Community Development Services, Environmental Management Department recommending the Board conduct a hearing to consider adopting and authorizing the Chair to sign Resolution XXX-2017 confirming the annual report of delinquent mandatory refuse collection fees for the South Tahoe Refuse Company, Inc., establishing the delinquent fees as special assessments for the 2017/2018 fiscal year, and providing for the collection thereof in the same manner as the County's ad valorem property taxes.

DISCUSSION / BACKGROUND
Solid waste refuse and garbage collection has been mandatory in the Tahoe Basin since December 31, 1970, when the Tahoe Regional Planning Agency approved an ordinance prohibiting issuance of a building permit for any Lake Tahoe occupancy unless solid waste collection and disposal was provided by a licensed or franchised solid waste hauler or by a public agency.

In October 1972, El Dorado County voters passed a mandatory collection ordinance for all residential units in the unincorporated area of the Lake Tahoe Basin. The goals of mandatory refuse collection are to: a) reduce illegal disposal; b) provide for expanded disposal, recycling, and yard waste programs which support the County’s compliance with AB 939 that mandated 50% diversion by the year 2000; and c) institute a consolidated and single refuse collection rate within designated man...

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