Friday, June 4, 2010





Prepared by: Victor L. Jordan

Date: 6-7-10


Weekly Activities:

Monday 5-31-10

Closed for Memorial Day


Tuesday 6-1-10

Began the regular Lakeview trash route at 4:00am

Started the clean up of debris left from the demolition of King Solomon Church, the debris was used for fill at the Landfill

Completed the King Solomon clean up

Replaced the fan belt on unit 21

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

Delivered carts to 1008 Cherry and 120 Avalon Place

Replaced carts at 209 Westwood and 320 North 10th

Picked up boxes from Sonic 3 loads, Wendy's, Beech Crest, Central High, JF Wahl, Watson Flowers, Juengel Interiors, Family Dollar, Corner Market, Conoco Helena Crossing, Conoco West Acres and Kidney Care

Total tonnage from 5-28-10 54.53

Total tonnage taken to Landfill 54.45


Wednesday 6-2-10

Began the regular trash route at 4:00am

Serviced the fluid on unit 29

Started the demolition of a burned house on the corner of Sam and Bonanza

Completed the demolition on Sam and Bonanza

Completed the demolition of 827 Alabama

Completed the demolition of 823 Bennet

Started the demolition of 233 Bonanza

Charged the air conditioning systems on units 26 and 27

Replaced the battery on the Supervisors gray chevy pick up

Serviced the air conditioning unit on the box shop Dodge pick up

Picked up 4 yard dumpster from Fonzie's Jazz and Blues Club

Picked up carts from 256 Desoto, 428 Desoto, 307 Desoto, 355 Coanza, 3 Baringo Court, 456 Desoto and 420 South Coanza

Delivered a cart to 613 Oakland

Picked up boxes from Sonic, Wendy's, Central High, Watson Flowers, Kidney Care, Pit Stop, Payless Shoes, House of Fashion, Factory Connection, West Helena Furniture, Conoco Helena Crossing, Corner Market, West Helena Fish Market, Helena National Bank and JF Wahl

Total tonnage taken to Landfill 38.21


Thursday 6-3-10

Began the regular trash route at 4:00am

Replaced air line and adjusted brakes on unit 26

Removed the cylinder on unit 30 and installed it on unit 28, it is the shop for repair, a new cylinder has been ordered

Serviced the mini track hoe

Repaired the hydraulic lever on unit 30

Took Auto Car diesel tractor to the Landfill

Removed transmission out of the white chevy flat bed

Took black dually to Jacks transmission repair

Cleaned and serviced the dozer and returned it to Browns Rental

Delivered carts to 917 Ohio, 1073 Arkansas, Fonzie Jazz Club, 236 Joe Brady Drive, 1223 Perry and 1200 Porter

Replaced carts at 514 Poplar, 207 East Ridge, 516 Perry and 116 St. Patrick

Picked up carts from 227 North 5th, 232 North 5th,408 Persimmons Alley, 501 Poplar, 1116 Cherry and 104 Pinewood

Picked up boxes from Sonic, Wendy's, Corner Market, Food Pantry, Central High, Dixie Furniture, Conoco Helena Crossing, Beech Crest and Watson Flowers

Total tonnage taken to Landfill 21.04


Friday 6-4-10

Began the regular trash route at 4:00am

Removed the dumpsters from the Gospel Festival

Picked up carts from 327 North 7th, 203 South 7th, 198 South 7th, 568 Kentucky,232 South 4th, 113 South 5th, 126 North 5th, 308 North 5th, 320 North 5th, 203 North 6th, 709 St. Regis, 208 North 6th, 138 North 6th, 139 North 6th

Picked up boxes from Sonic, Wendy's, Corner Market, Conoco Helena Crossing, Kidney Care, Cato's, Beauty Mania and JF Wahl

Started the demolition of 433 Columbia owned by Johnsons Studio

Total tonnage not yet complete at report time




Completing the Washington Street drainage project

Writing estimates for Code Enforcement

Completing the dirt work projects on Arkansas Street

Selling the processed paper to the bidder

Unit 25 still under repair



Completing plans for the Sims ditch project

Working with ADEQ on plastic recycling

Razing dilapidated structures



No major staff concerns at this time