Meetings Tagged "Garbage"

May 20, 2014 Council Meeting

Item # 27  Zero Waste fee increases Public comment on Refuse Rate increase Would agree with increase if CPI or less not CPI or 3% Do not support fee increase Total 3 Coucilmember Comment Maio:  We don’t charge for recycling we charge for refuse only.  But the trucks still have to come to the door no matter what size your can is. Wozniak:  The charge of recycling is bundled in your...

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February 28, 2012 – City Council Meeting

February 28, 2012 - Berkeley City Council Meeting SUMMARY FROM THE GALLERY  PLASTIC RECYCLING:  City staff was directed to research the possibility of expanding recycling to include plastics.  This would not affect the work around the ban on plastic bags and would include a public education component BOND MEASURE:  Approval was granted to conduct a survey for a $100Million infrastructure...

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December 6, 2011 – Council Meeting

SUMMARY FROM THE GALLERY  Grant Application for $8.7 million for the Center Street/Strawberry Creek Plaza Project was certified. Restricted Parking was granted to two neighborhoods. Contracts for landfill and construction and demolition materials (C &D) to Waste Management were approved. Revisions to Demolition and Elimination of Dwelling Units Ordinance was approved. Redistricting will...

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November 15 – City Council Meeting

November 15, 2011  Berkeley City Council Meeting SUMMARY FROM THE GALLERY  WASTE MANAGEMENT CONTRACT:  Continued until December 6 to review labor issues COUNCIL REDISTRICTING PLANS:  Continue with previously approved redistricting process.  Next Public Hearing scheduled for January 17th. EXPANDING RESIDENTIAL PARKING PERMITS:  Staff to review areas not currently covered and return with...

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