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File #: 22-20    Version: 1 Name: HHW grant application w West Hollywood, agreement with CPSC
Type: Resolution Status: Consent Agenda
File created: 6/21/2021 In control: City Council Meeting Agenda
On agenda: 7/12/2021 Final action:
Title: CC - (1) Adoption of a Regional Resolution for CalRecycle's Household Hazardous Waste (HHW) Grant Application with Culver City as the Lead Agency in Partnership with West Hollywood; and (2) Approval of Professional Services Agreement with California Product Stewardship Council to Submit the Application on Behalf of the City.
Attachments: 1. 2021-07-12_ATT_Resolution Authorizing Regional Application for HHW Program.pdf
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CC - (1) Adoption of a Regional Resolution for CalRecycle's Household Hazardous Waste (HHW) Grant Application with Culver City as the Lead Agency in Partnership with West Hollywood; and (2) Approval of Professional Services Agreement with California Product Stewardship Council to Submit the Application on Behalf of the City.

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Meeting Date: July 12, 2021

Contact Person/Dept: Catherine Vargas
Phone Number: (310) 253-6411

Fiscal Impact: Yes [] No [x] General Fund: Yes [] No [x]

Public Hearing: [] Action Item: [] Attachments: [x]

Commission Action Required: Yes [] No [x] Date:

Public Notification: (E-Mail) Meetings and Agendas - City Council (07/07/2021);

Department Approval: Charles D. Herbertson, PW Director/City Engineer (06/16/2021)
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RECOMMENDATION

Staff recommends the City Council (1) adopt a Resolution approving an application for grant funds through CalRecycle for the Household Hazardous Waste Grant Program (FY 2021-22) HD37 with Culver City as the lead agency in partnership with West Hollywood; and (2) approve a professional services agreement with California Product Stewardship Council to submit the application on behalf of the City.


BACKGROUND/DISCUSSION

Public Works Environmental Programs and Operations Division (EPO) has had a battery program in place for 15 years. Batteries are banned from the landfill; however, cities must bear the burden for disposal costs. Funding to continue and expand the program in the future and how best to achieve this has been a concern.

The current battery program consists of a disposal box at the Senior Center for residents and several collection containers at city facilities for staff. EPO staff manage the collection, and disposal of the batteries. Primarily these are small batteries such as A type or C type alkaline batteries or smaller type batteries used for watches and other sm...

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