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File #: 18-1805    Version: 1
Type: Environmental & Utility Services Status: Agenda Ready
File created: 12/21/2018 In control: City Council
On agenda: 1/15/2019 Final action:
Title: Actions Related to Recycle Plus Residential Solid Waste Agreements and China’s Policy On Importing Recyclable Material.
Attachments: 1. Memorandum, 2. Presentation, 3. Supplemental Memorandum, 12/14/2018, 4. Resolution, 5. Memorandum from Khamis and Jimenez, 1/11/19, 6. Memorandum from Mayor Liccardo, 1/14/2019

...Title

Actions Related to Recycle Plus Residential Solid Waste Agreements and China’s Policy On Importing Recyclable Material.

...Recommendations

Adopt a resolution authorizing the City Manager to waive all or a portion of the contractor disincentives for not meeting the required diversion rates for calendar year 2018 if by March 1, 2019 the City Manager determines that the Recycle Plus contractors are unable to meet their required diversion rates because of China’s “National Sword” policy on the import of recyclable materials. 

CEQA: Not a Project, File No. PP17-003, Agreements/Contracts (New or Amended) resulting in no physical changes to the environment; and File No. PP17-007, Preliminary direction to staff and eventual action requires approval from decision-making body. (Environmental Services)

[Deferred from 12/4/18 Item 7.2 (18-1599); and 12/18/18 Item 7.2 (18-1707)]