City of Hampton, Virginia
Ordinance - Coded
22 Lincoln Street
Hampton, VA 23669
Enactment Number: 15-0021
Ordinance to Amend and Reenact
Chapter 32.1 of the City Code of the City of Hampton, Virginia Entitled Solid
Waste to Add New Section 32.1-41, Solid Waste Rate Determination
BE IT ORDAINED by the Council of the City of Hampton, Virginia, that
Chapter 32.1 of the City Code of the City of Hampton is amended and reenacted
to read as follows:
32.1 SOLID WASTE
. . .
32.1-41. Solid Waste Rate Determination
(a) All property
owners or occupants who meet the criteria in paragraph (b) of this section are
required to pay a residential solid waste user and recycling fee.
(1) The base fee
of $11.63 per week shall be charged to residential property owners and
occupants who do not participate in the citys recycling program.
(2) The reduced
fee of $5.88 per week shall be charged to residential property owners and
occupants who participate in the citys recycling program. Participation in
the residential recycling program requires customers to recycle by placement of
the approved recycling container curbside on the approved collection day at
least one collection cycle in any 30-day period and be at least 25 percent
(b) Solid waste user and
recycling fees will be imposed upon property owners and occupants at every
service address that meet all of the following criteria:
(1) a habitable
(2) an active
water account; and
(3) active water consumption,
which is defined as metered water service that uses at least 20 cubic feet of
water consumption during a single water billing cycle.
residential solid waste user and recycling fee shall be billed regardless of
whether property owners and occupants actually use the service, or regardless
of whether the service is provided if prevented due to an emergency, because
the service is provided and supported by the equitable contribution of all
customers who meet the criteria set forth herein.
the regular meeting of the City Council of the City of Hampton, Virginia held
on August 12, 2015.
Signed by ____________________________ Date
George E. Wallace, Mayor
Attested by ____________________________ Date _________________
Katherine K. Glass, CMC
Clerk of the Council