Raymond E. Graham, Chairman, Cedar Run District
June 17, 2002
Board of Supervisors
Person Making Request
Anthony I. Hooper, Assistant County
Staff Person & Department
Resolution to Award a Bid for the Construction of Cell #3 at the Solid
County staff has worked with environmental engineers to prepare for the
construction of cell number 3 at the sanitary landfill. Five bids to
construct the new cell were received on June 5, 2002.
The low bidder is R.M. Soderquest, Inc., in the amount of
$1,094,110.00, and the bid is under final review by the consulting
The new cell is projected to meet our sanitary landfill needs for the
next four to five years. It
will be constructed to meet the standards of the Department of
Environmental Protection and include the installation of a new leachate
collection pond. Approximately
62,000 tons of material is anticipated at the sanitary landfill during the
current fiscal year.
Requested Action of the Board of Supervisors
adoption of attached resolution.
Financial Impacts Analysis
of the construction and demolition debris landfill has made a positive
contribution to the financial success of the Landfill Enterprise Fund.
Funds are available to fund the construction of the new cell.
However, it will be necessary to continue to reserve and closely
monitor future revenues for other capital requirements.
Identify Any Other Departments, Organizations or Individuals That Would be Affected by This Request