PROPOSED FEE INCREASE FOR DISPOSAL OF SOLID WASTE
AS OPERATED BY FRANCHISE CONTRACTOR FEATHER RIVER DISPOSAL
(A Division of USA Waste California, Inc., a Delaware Corporation)
FOR RESIDENTIAL AND COMMERCIAL CUSTOMERS SELF-HAULING TO
PLUMAS COUNTY TRANSFER STATIONS LOCATED IN
CHESTER, GREENVILLE, LA PORTE, AND QUINCY
In accordance with “Sec. 6-10.208 – Fee schedule for collection, transfer, and related services” of the Plumas County Code (i.e., Section 6-10.208 of Article 2 of Chapter 10 of Title 6 of the Plumas County Code) and in accordance with “Article 12.04, Refuse Rate Index – Adjustment to the Rates,” as set forth in the Solid Waste Franchise Contract, dated March 31, 2017, between Plumas County and Feather River Disposal, a fee increase is being proposed. Said proposed fee increase has been calculated as a Cost of Services Rate Study, 2020 “Refuse Rate Index” (“RRI”) (Prepared from Calendar Year 2019 Financial Statements),in the amount of 3.30%. Said fee increase in the amount of 3.30% is proposed by the Plumas County Franchise Contract Administrator (Director of Public Works).
Pursuant to this Notice, the Plumas County Board of Supervisors will conduct a Public Hearing, on the proposed fee increase on June 16, 2020 at 1:00 PM, in the Board of Supervisors Meeting Room, located in the Courthouse (Room 308) at 520 Main Street, Quincy, California.
Following the Public Hearing, the Board of Supervisors will immediately consider a replacement of a portion of current Resolution 19-8412 with a proposed revised Resolution to include the proposed fee increase of 3.30%.
If adopted by the Board of Supervisors on June 16, 2020, the proposed new rates will become effective on July 1, 2020.
The following additional information is pertinent:
- This Public Notice pertains only to Franchise Service Area 1, as depicted in Attachment B-1 (follow link to view: https://ca-plumascounty2.civicplus.com/2616/17509/Public-Documents) to the above mentioned Franchise Contract. The Franchise Contractor for Franchise Service Area 1 is Feather River Disposal, with headquarters located at 1166 Industrial Way, Quincy, CA 95971.
- This proposed fee increase is applicable only to self-haulers (commercial or residential), who transport their solid waste to any of the County Transfer Stations located at Chester, Greenville, La Porte or Quincy.
- A copy of the entire proposed revised fee schedule is available for public viewing inspection at 1834 E Main Street, Quincy, CA 95971 between the hours of 8am – 5pm, Monday through Friday, or may be viewed on the Plumas County website at: