Board of Supervisors Meeting Date: 

Raymond E. Graham, Vice Chairman, Cedar Run District

October 14, 2004

Staff Lead:


Anthony I. Hooper, Deputy County Administrator

County Administration


A Resolution to Increase the Tipping Fee for Construction and Demolition Debris from $30.00 a Ton to $38.00 a Ton

Topic Description:

Fauquier County has periodically raised the tipping fee for Construction and Demolition Debris when volumes increase above the projected level of 500 tons a day.  A summary of previous rates is shown below:




July 1, 2001

$ 15.00 / ton

November 1, 2001

$ 25.00 / ton

September 1, 2003

$ 30.00 / ton


It is suggested that the fee be raised to $38.00 a ton effective November 1, 2004.  This increase will raise the Construction and Demolition Debris fee to the rate charged for solid waste.


Requested Action of the Board of Supervisors: 

Consider adoption of the attached resolution.

Financial Impacts Analysis:

It is estimated that the fee adjustment will generate additional income in the amount of $ 715,000 for the balance of FY 2005.

Identify any other Departments, Organizations or Individuals that would be affected by this request:

Environmental Services

Finance Department

Budget Office