Specifications include, but are not limited to: (1) Solid Waste Collection. The Contractor shall remove Solid Waste according to the Proposals or Alternate Proposals and Options selected by the County from all Residential Units located within the County in full accordance with the Contract Documents.
(a) BASE PROPOSAL - ONCE PER WEEK COLLECTION OF RESIDENTIAL WASTE. The Contractor shall provide curbside collection and disposal of Residential Waste from Residential Units once weekly on regular days to be designated by the Contractor and approved by the County with all such Residential Waste disposed of at the Subtitle D Landfill. All Residential Waste must be in Bags or Containers placed within five (5) feet of the road in front of the Residential Unit. The Contractor may not collect or dispose any Solid Waste on Saturday or Sunday unless otherwise approved by the County.
(b) Special County wide Clean Up. The Contractor shall participate in a special County wide clean up (“Clean Up”) once each year at no additional expense to the County or Residential Units. The Contractor shall be given advance notice of the date and duration of the Clean Up, which will have a maximum duration of not more than two (2) weeks. During such Clean up the Contractor shall commit additional equipment and labor to collect unusually large items and large volumes of Solid Waste. The Contractor shall provide at locations selected by the Director up to four (4) open top roll-off containers for citizen drop-off areas. The Contractor shall be responsible for the collection and disposal of all Solid Waste placed at such drop-off locations during the County wide Clean up. The Contractor shall be required to provide proper Customer Notification for the County wide Clean Up. The Contractor shall include any cost for such Clean up in its price for Rubbish Collection on Schedule 1.
(c) As an Alternate Bulky Waste Collection, the Contractor shall provide curbside collection and disposal of Bulky Waste – de-energized once weekly on regular days to be designated by the Contractor and approved by the Mayor and Board of Aldermen. All Bulky Waste – de-energized must be in placed within five (5) feet of the curb in front of the Residential Unit. Contractor shall collect and dispose of such waste along with other Solid Waste.
(d) Pricing. The Proposer shall specify on the Proposal Form the price for providing the Solid Waste collection and disposal services to the Residential Units. The prices set forth on the Proposal Form shall be guaranteed to be all-inclusive. Prices shall include all profit and cost, including but not limited to, rent, labor, depreciation, postage, fuel, fuel surcharges, tires, taxes, overhead, administration, corporate overhead, fines, penalties, assessments, premiums, fees, permits, franchise fees, container costs, and disposal costs. The prices shall be subject to adjustment only in accordance with the provisions of the Contract.