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Effective: Deca:nb3r 12,2012 <br /> ORDINANCE NO. 2600 <br /> A SPECIAL ORDINANCE OF THE CITY COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF LAKE OSWEGO RELATING TO <br /> THE ENVIRONMENT, HEALTH AND SANITATION OF THE CITY OF LAKE OSWEGO; PROVIDING <br /> FOR THE ESTABLISHMENT, MAINTENANCE AND OPERATION OF A SYSTEM OF SOLID WASTE <br /> AND RECYCLING SERVICES; AWARDING AN EXCLUSIVE FRANCHISE FOR SOLID WASTE <br /> COLLECTION SERVICES TO ROSSMAN SANITARY SERVICE INC., DOING BUSINESS AS ALLIED <br /> WASTE OF LAKE OSWEGO; PROVIDING FOR THE ADOPTION OF ADMINISTRATIVE RULES; AND <br /> PROVIDING PENALTIES. <br /> The City of Lake Oswego ordains as follows: <br /> Section 1. Short Title. This ordinance shall be known as the "Solid Waste Collection <br /> Services Ordinance," and may also be cited and pleaded and shall be cited herein as the <br /> "Ordinance." <br /> Section 2. Purpose, Policy, and Scope. It is declared to be the public policy of the City of <br /> Lake Oswego to regulate solid waste collection to: <br /> A. Protect the health, safety and welfare of the citizens of Lake Oswego; <br /> B. Ensure safe, economical and comprehensive solid waste service; <br /> C. Ensure rates that are just and reasonable and adequate to provide necessary public <br /> service; <br /> D. Prohibit rate preferences and any other practice that might be discriminatory; and <br /> E. Provide for technologically and economically feasible recycling and resource recovery by <br /> and through the Franchisee. <br /> Section 3. Definitions <br /> A. City. City of Lake Oswego. <br /> B. Collection Franchise. A franchise, certificate, contract or license issued by the City <br /> authorizing a person to provide collection service for use of City streets. <br /> C. Commercial. Stores, offices including manufacturing and industry offices, restaurants, <br /> warehouses, schools, colleges, universities, hospitals and other nonmanufacturing <br /> entities. "Commercial" does not include other manufacturing activities or business, <br /> manufacturing or processing activities in residential dwellings. <br /> D. Compensation. Includes: <br /> (1) Any type of consideration paid for service including but not limited to, rent, the <br /> proceeds from resource recovery, and any direct or indirect provision for <br /> Ordinance No. 2600 <br /> Page 1 of 12 <br />