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Special Council Meeting



Meeting Agenda

Special Meeting                                                      Monday, December 6, 2021

Virtual                                                                                  5:00 P.M.



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1. Opening Matters

A. Call to Order

B. Roll Call

2. Public Comment – Agenda Matters:

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3. Approval of Agenda

Agenda:  Special Meeting of December 6, 2021


4. Consent Agenda



5. Resolution

A. Resolution – settlement of the recycling litigation

B. Award of Contract – for municipal trash collection to BFI Waste Services dba

Republic Services, Leesport PA for a 5 year contract with a 2 year extension option to

ensure weekly trash pickups of 27,200 units and 28,000 units for recycling at the following

cost: Trash $5,193,024 and Recycling $2,920,720