Friday, January 22, 2010

SANITATION DHR

SANITATION DEPARTMENT

WEEKLY REPORT


 

Prepared by: Victor L. Jordan

Date: 1-25-10


 

WEEKLY ACTIVITIES:

Monday 1-18-10

Closed in observance of the Martin Luther King Holiday

Unit 27 participated in the parade as a non competing entry

Sanitation Director and Foreman participated as Judges


 

Tuesday 1-19-10

Began the regular trash route at 4:00am

Ran the regular Lakeview trash route

Smiths Custom Welding repaired the arm on unit 30

Assisted the Street Department cleaning ditches on N. Baringo with the back hoe and the blue dump truck

Assisted the Parks Department hauling 2 loads of pea gravel to the North Helena Park, using the blue dump truck

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

Changed the cart at 426 Valley Drive

Delivered a cart to 429 W. Cleburne

Total tonnage taken to Landfill 45.89


 

Wednesday 1-20-10

Began the regular trash route at 4:00am

Started the lot cleaning at the corner of 1st and Cleburne

Repaired the protective cover of the fan on unit 27

The lift fork cylinder of unit 28 was taken to Century Hydraulics in West Memphis Ar.

Picked up boxes from Sonic, Wendy's, Beech Crest, Central High, JF Wahl, Bedroom Warehouse, Catos, Beauty Mania, Shoe Show, Conoco Helena Crossing and Corner Market

Picked up a cart from 210 Moore St. on the East side

Replaced 2 air control valves on unit 26

Assisted the Street Department in getting cold mix asphalt from Batesville Mississippi with the blue dump truck

Total tonnage taken to Landfill 44.63


 

Thursday 1-21-10

Began the regular trash route at 4:00am

Picked up boxes from Sonic, Wendy's, Beech Crest, Central High, JF Wahl, Pit Stop, Food Pantry, Delta Gypsy, Family Dollar and Corner Market

Assisted the Street Department in getting another load of cold mix

Replaced the cart at 1201 Holly St.

Delivered carts to 209 Jefferson, 319 St. Clair and 319 Russ

Total tonnage taken to Landfill 26.56


 

Friday 1-22-10

Began the regular trash route at 4:00am

Picked up carts from

Picked up boxes from Sonic, Wendy's, Beech Crest, Central High, Conoco Helena Crossing, Kidney Care, Helena National Bank and JF Wahl


 

FOLLOW UP ACTIVITIES:

Following up with River City Hydraulics on the status of unit 25

Writing estimates for Code Enforcement

Continuing the water control project on South Washington

Finalizing plans for electronic waste collection


 

FUTURE ACTIVITIES:

Purchasing a new refuse truck

Continuing to sell the processed paper

Finalizing the plans for the Sims ditch project

Working on plastic recycling with ADEQ

Razing dilapidated structures


 

STAFF CONCERNS:

No major staff concerns at this time