§ 3.0. SCOPE OF WORK  


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  • 3.01 General. Contractor is obligated to provide and deliver Carts and collect and dispose of Waste Material from all Residential Units and other specified locations in accordance with the terms of this Contract. The work under this Contract shall consist of all the supervision, materials, equipment, labor and all other items necessary to collect and dispose of the Waste Material from all Residential Units and other specified locations in accordance with the terms of this Contract. Carts and Yard Waste shall be placed at curbside by 4:00 A.M. on the designated Collection day.

    3.02 Work Not Covered By Contract. The work under this Contract does not include the following:

    1)

    the Collection or Disposal of any increased volume resulting from a torrential rain, extraordinary flooding, extraordinary wind, hurricane, tornado, ice storm or similar or different Act of God over which Contractor has no control. In the event of such extraordinary flooding, hurricane or other Act of God, Contractor and LCG will negotiate the payment to be made to Contractor. Further, if LCG and Contractor reach such agreement, then LCG shall grant Contractor variances in routes and schedules, as deemed necessary, of Contractor;

    2)

    the Collection or Disposal of construction or demolition debris from either residential, municipal or commercial locations;

    3)

    the Collection or Disposal of Excluded Waste materials; or

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    the Collection or Disposal of any Waste Materials or recyclable materials from Commercial and Industrial Units in the City or in the Parish.

    3.03 Additional Work Separately Contracted at Contractor's Election with Commercial and Industrial Units. Contractor may provide waste Collection and Disposal service, and/or recyclables Collection Services for Commercial and Industrial Units according to individual agreements negotiated between Contractor and such customers and under such terms and conditions as may be mutually agreed upon by Contractor and such customers. However, this Contract does not require such customers to use Contractor for such services.

    3.04 Additional Work Separately Contracted at Contractor's Election with Residential Units. Contractor may provide any other waste Collection and Disposal services to Residential Units (e.g. Collection and removal of Construction Debris, Large Dead Animals, bulky items, etc.) that are not included within the scope of this Contract according to individual agreements negotiated between Contractor and such customers and under such terms and conditions as may be mutually agreed upon by Contractor and such customers. However, this Contract does not require such customers to use Contractor for such services.

    3.05 Yard Waste. All Yard Waste collected by Contractor in accordance with the specifications herein shall be deposited at the Lafayette Municipal Composting Facility on Dugas Road. LCG has a preset rate of six ($6) dollars per cubic yard for the Disposal of Yard Waste at this facility. Nothing in this Contract shall be taken to mean that this rate cannot or will change during the term of this Contract. Contractor shall provide LCG a certified measurement of the volume of each of the Yard Waste Collection Vehicles and the charge for each delivery of Yard Waste at the Compost Facility shall be calculated based on either a half load, a three quarter load, or a full load.

    Only Yard Waste shall be accepted at the Lafayette Municipal Composting Facility. Contractor will pay LCG $50,000 annually for expenses related to LCG separating Yard Waste from non-biodegradable bags brought by Contractor to the Lafayette Municipal Composting Facility. Contractor will also provide LCG with an adequate disposal container(s), which will be used by LCG to deposit non-biodegradable bags and Yard Waste that is commingled with Solid Waste. Contractor is responsible for routinely emptying the disposal container(s) at an appropriate Disposal Site.

(Ord. No. O-216-2008, Exh., 11-4-08)