Friday, May 28, 2010





Date: 6-1-10

Prepared by: Victor L. Jordan


Weekly Activities:

Monday 5-24-10

Began the regular Lakeview trash route at 4:00am

Serviced the white chevy 3500

Washed and serviced units 21, 24, 26, 27, 28, 29 and 30

Serviced track hoe

Picked up boxes from Sonic 2 loads, Wendy's, Central High, Pit Stop, Corner Market, Conoco Helena Crossing, Kipp, JF Wahl and Beech Crest

Delivered carts to 161 Sam, 318 College and 138 Spruce

Total tonnage taken to Landfill 5-21-10 37.51

Total tonnage taken to Landfill


Tuesday 5-25-10

Began the regular trash route at 4:00am

Tightened retriever arm on unit 26

Replaced the batteries on Auto Car tractor trailer

Began the demolition of The Church of The Living God on Alabama Street

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

Delivered cart to 802 Garland

Replaced a cart at 1152 Cherry

Picked a cart at 161 South Sam

Total tonnage taken to Landfill 21.67


Wednesday 5-26-10

Began the regular trash route at 4:00am

Replaced hydraulic hose on unit 26

Replaced thermostats on unit 27

Demolition continued on the Church project

Rewired the starter on the black dually

Starter the electronic waste collection project with ADEQ and Eastern Arkansas Regional Solid Waste

Picked up boxes from Sonic, Wendy's, Central High, Beech Crest, Watson Flowers, JF Wahl, Family Dollar

Picked up carts from 631 Mimosa, 303 Jerry 2 carts, 845 Kentucky, 409 Baringo and 246 South Baringo

Total tonnage taken to Landfill 31.77


Thursday 5-27-10

Began the regular trash route at 4:00am

Repaired hydraulic leak on unit 26

Unit 27 had a break down on Richmond Hill, we were able to get the unit back to the shop. Street Foreman Womack went to Memphis and got the part.

Repaired unit 29 after a break down at the Landfill

Completed demolition at The Church of The Living God

Picked up boxes from Food Pantry, Corner Market, Juengels Interiors and Clover

Picked up carts from 416 South Sam and 426 South Coanza

Washed and cleaned track hoe

Total tonnage taken to Landfill 17.40

Total tonnage from demolition at the Church 71.58 at a cost of $2004.24


Friday 5-28-10

Began the regular trash route at 2:00am in an effort to make up time due to break downs during the week

Unit 30 was used with a dumpster on front until unit 27 was repaired

Replaced the fan on unit 27

Picked up boxes from Wendy's, Sonic, Central High and Corner Market

Continued to process boxes collected for the week

Replace the cart at West Helena Auto Sales

Replaced a cart at 320 College and 445 North 10th

Delivered 2 carts to 709 St. Regis verified by West Water

Delivered 4 yard dumpster to Health R Us on Sebastian

Delivered 2 6 yard and 1 8 yard to locations of the Gospel Festival

Serviced track hoe

Total tonnage not available at report time



Completion of the Washington Street drainage project

Writing estimates for Code Enforcement

Completing both dirt work projects on Arkansas Street

Repairs on unit 25 not yet complete

Selling the processed paper to the highest bidder



Razing dilapidated structures

Working with ADEQ on plastics recycling

Plans for the Sims ditch project



No major staff concerns at this time

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