RESOLUTION NO. 2013-24
A RESOLUTION TO CHANGE THE ANNUAL CLEAN-UP / FIX –UP PROGRAM PROVIDED BY THE VILLAGE TO A WEEKLY SERVICE PROVIDED BY THE VILLAGE REFUSE HAULER
WHEREAS, the Village has experienced financial challenges with cuts in funding from the state; and,
WHEREAS, the current Village sponsored program costs the Village approximately $10,000 per year in opportunity and equipment costs; and,
WHEREAS, the Village currently has a refuse removal contract with Big O Refuse, which has the capacity to pick-up the bulk of residential materials on a weekly basis providing residents with a year-round opportunity to discard unwanted items; and,
WHEREAS, the Village would continue to offer the residents the option to dispose of tires, motor oil, paint and batteries through a drop-off system located at the Village Service Department.
NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED by the Council of the Village of Granville, Ohio, do hereby agree that:
Section 1. The Village will no longer provide annual curbside pick-up of refuse items by the Village employees.
Section 2. Village residents will be encouraged to discard items on a weekly basis using the Village’s refuse hauling contractor, currently Big O Refuse.
Section 3. The Village will continue to offer residents the opportunity to dispose of tires, motor oil, paint and batteries throughout the year through a drop-off opportunity during regular business hours at the Village Service Department.
Section 4. This resolution shall take effect immediately upon passage.
Failed this 6th day of March, 2013.