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File #: ROGC 18-749    Version: 1
Type: Rules Committee Reviews, Recommendations and Approvals Consent Status: Agenda Ready
File created: 1/31/2019 In control: City Council
On agenda: 2/6/2019 Final action:
Title: Abandoned Shopping Cart Program. (Jimenez)
Attachments: 1. Memorandum, 2. Council Policy Early Consideration: Response Form, 3. Letters from the Public
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Abandoned Shopping Cart Program. (Jimenez)


Direct staff to modify the Abandoned Shopping Cart Program to achieve the following objectives:

1. Full cost recovery;

2. Participation of all businesses in the program regardless of number of shopping carts provided;

3. Escalating penalties and fees for egregious violations; Requirement for consistent, clear, and long-lasting cart signage and/or labeling to be better identify cart ownership and location of origin;

4. Feasibility of an impound fee for shopping carts that are collected by City staff and stored at City facilities.