Friday, December 11, 2009

SANITATION DHR

     SANITATION DEPARTMENT

WEEKLY REPORT


 

Prepared by: Victor L. Jordan


Date: 12-14-09


 

WEEKLY ACTIVITIES:

Monday 2-7-09

Begin the regular Lakeview trash route at 4:00am

Serviced the truck units 21, 26, 27, 28, 29 and 30

Tightened arm fingers on unit 26

Unit 25 is still out of service. After speaking with the Rep from River City Hydraulic, he expressed that he needs the unit at their facility

After reporting time on Friday we replaced the hydraulic hose and tightened arm fingers on unit 26

Ordered passenger side window for unit 29, from Deaton's glass

Picked up carts from 208 and 210 N.7th, 133 Center, 419 Anderson, 143 Wire Rd. 1119 and 516 College, 1108 Columbia, 415 and 401 Helen, 1312 Pecan, 1300 block of Walnut (Hunters Quarters) 3 carts

Delivered carts to 615 Oakland, 443 Kentucky, 135 Center and 328 Russ

Picked up boxes from Sonic, Wendy's, Watson Flowers, Corner Market, Kidney Care, West Helena Furniture, JF Wahl, Beech Crest, Kipp and Food Pantry

Total tonnage taken to Landfill 29.15


 

Tuesday 2-8-09

Begin the regular trash route at 4:00am

Serviced the blue dump truck

Charged battery on fork lift

Picked up carts from 621 Seminole, 1006 Cherry, 209 and 211 Quarles Lane and 207 Bart

Picked up boxes from Wendy's, Sonic, Central High, West Side, Dixie Furniture, Beech Crest and JF Wahl

Total tonnage taken to Landfill 24.66


 

Wednesday 2-9-09

Begin the regular trash route at 4:00am

Unit 27 developed an electrical problem however our mechanics were not able to find the problem and we took the truck to Mayville. They could not find the problem either. Our next step is to contact Marianna Diesel.

Repaired the hopper light on unit 26

Used mini track to do some minor digging in the ditch on the corner of Washington and Panama

Replaced the fuel pump on the gray Chevy, Supervisor's truck

Picked up boxes from Wendy's, Sonic, Delta Gypsy, Food Pantry, West Helena Furniture, Pit Stop, Conoco, Central High, Beech Crest, JF Wahl, Stage Clothing, Pay Less and Factory Connection

Total tonnage taken to Landfill 31.18


 

Thursday 2-10-09

Begin the regular trash route at 4:00am

Tightened brakes on unit 26

Took unit 29 to Deaton's Glass to have the passenger side door glass replaced

Attended the Solid Waste Management District's, Board Meeting in Wynne Ar.

Attended the Council's Budget Work Shop at 6:00pm

Picked up carts from 107 Circle Dr. and 425 S. Sam

Replaced cart at 817 Walnut

Picked up boxes from Wendy's, Sonic, Kidney Care, Corner Market, West Side, Central High, Beech Crest, Family Dollar, Cato's, Beauty Mania and Juengel Interior's

Total tonnage taken to Landfill 31.48


 

Friday 2-11-09

Begin the regular trash route at 4:00am

Removed the broken rail guide on the arm of unit 26, must be ordered from Scruggs

Delivered a cart to 135 Anderson and 137 N. 3rd

Charged battery on unit 29 and adjusted the brakes

Picked up boxes from Sonic, Wendy's, Central High, Sudden Link, JF Wahl, Beech Crest, Corner Market, Conoco, Pit Stop and Watson Flowers

Total tonnage taken to Landfill, trucks were still out at report time total tonnage for the week will be reported on the following Monday


 


 

FOLLOW UP ACTIVITIES:

Checking the status of the exposed sewer line on S. Washington, caused by apparent erosion during ditch excavation

Rip Rapping the ditch on Washington and Panama

Writing estimates for Code Enforcement

Continuing to collect discarded paper from local businesses

Staying in touch with ADEQ on the final plans for electronic waste collection


 

FUTURE ACTIVITIES:

Razing dilapidated structures condemned by the Planning Commission

Planning to purchase a new refuse truck

Selling the processed paper to the highest bidder


 

STAFF CONCERNS:

Two employees were out due to illness this week

Our employees attended the safety meeting held on Tuesday in the East Side Court Room