Broward County Resource Recovery System Recycling Grants ProgramPresented to Technical Advisory CommitteeJuly 26, 2011Phil...
Broward County Resource Recovery System Recycling Grants Program<br /><ul><li>City, County & State policy goals and operat...
Florida 75% recycling & diversion goal
County Climate Change Action Plan
County Comp. Plan’s Solid Waste Element
City sustainability plans and initiatives
City SW franchise agreement expirations
TAC & City Direction:
Single-stream recycling workshops
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Tac Recycling $ July 26 2011

  1. 1. Broward County Resource Recovery System Recycling Grants ProgramPresented to Technical Advisory CommitteeJuly 26, 2011Phil Bresee, Recycling Program Manager, Broward County<br />1<br />
  2. 2. Broward County Resource Recovery System Recycling Grants Program<br /><ul><li>City, County & State policy goals and operational realities have converged:
  3. 3. Florida 75% recycling & diversion goal
  4. 4. County Climate Change Action Plan
  5. 5. County Comp. Plan’s Solid Waste Element
  6. 6. City sustainability plans and initiatives
  7. 7. City SW franchise agreement expirations
  8. 8. TAC & City Direction:
  9. 9. Single-stream recycling workshops
  10. 10. Ad-Hoc recycling committee
  11. 11. 2010 collection efficiencies workshops
  12. 12. Resolution of support & recommendation to RRB</li></ul>2<br />
  13. 13. Broward County Resource Recovery System Recycling Grants Program<br /><ul><li>Original focus on roll-out carts
  14. 14. Industry movement towards automated collection
  15. 15. Automatic increases in recyclables yields:
  16. 16. RCAD carts before & after analyses of programs nationwide
  17. 17. Supporting data from HDR workshops
  18. 18. Local success stories:
  19. 19. Miami-Dade County = 99% increase in tons
  20. 20. Coconut Creek = +30%
  21. 21. Hollywood = +100%*
  22. 22. West Park
  23. 23. Others to follow soon (Sunrise)</li></ul>3<br />* With RecycleBank program<br />
  24. 24. Broward County Resource Recovery System Recycling Grants Program<br />4<br />
  25. 25. Broward County Resource Recovery System Recycling Grants Program - Process<br />Application Process:<br /><ul><li>Written application
  26. 26. Staff review & notification to city within 30 days
  27. 27. Grant agreement forwarded to city
  28. 28. Execution of agreement:
  29. 29. By RRB executive director/designee
  30. 30. By city commission or city manager (authority may vary by city)
  31. 31. Payout of funds to city within 30 days </li></ul>Reporting Process:<br /><ul><li>Progress report to staff (between May November, 2012
  32. 32. Narrative
  33. 33. Outcomes
  34. 34. Expenses
  35. 35. Final report May 1, 2013
  36. 36. Cost information (Audit requirements):
  37. 37. $5,000 - $499,999 = link to audited financial statements within 60 days
  38. 38. > $500,000 = certified financial statements within 90 days</li></ul>5<br />
  39. 39. Broward County RRS Recycling Grants Program - Eligible vs. Ineligible Expenses <br />Eligible:<br /><ul><li>Roll-out carts purchases (direct or through franchise hauler)
  40. 40. For single-family and multifamily communities
  41. 41. Program upgrades (e.g. incentive programs, public place recycling)
  42. 42. Capital equipment (trucks, roll-offs, retrofits)
  43. 43. Program outreach
  44. 44. Professional services/reports related to increasing recycling</li></ul>Ineligible:<br /><ul><li>Garbage carts, receptacles, capital equipment, etc.
  45. 45. Unrelated professional services
  46. 46. Projects deemed inconsistent with goals & objectives</li></ul>6<br />What program approaches = more MRF tons?<br />
  47. 47. Broward County RRS Recycling Grants Program - Application:<br />Measure & Evaluate Success?<br /><ul><li>Tons collected
  48. 48. Lbs. per household/per year
  49. 49. Residential diversion rates
  50. 50. Program participation
  51. 51. Revenues
  52. 52. Avoided disposal costs
  53. 53. Project Sustainability?</li></ul>What happens after grant monies are spent?<br />How does project fit in with city sustainability plans? <br />7<br />
  54. 54. Broward County RRS Recycling Grants Program - TAC Discussion & Forum<br /><ul><li>Eligible Costs:
  55. 55. Uniform color carts (blue)?
  56. 56. Multi-jurisdictional approaches?
  57. 57. Non single-stream (e.g., green waste?)
  58. 58. Program outreach:
  59. 59. Establish consistent brand?
  60. 60. Link city outreach with county outreach?
  61. 61. Post 2013 expenses?
  62. 62. Projects already under consideration?</li></ul>8<br />
  63. 63. 9<br />

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