Carpinteria, California


Carpinteria, California


Financial Review of Waste Hauler; Solid Waste Procurement Assistance


In 2011, we assisted the City in performing a financial review of its exclusive solid waste service provider. Our work included performing an on-site review of the waste hauler’s operational and financial records. We reviewed the hauler’s billing accuracy, and proper payment of fees to the City. We also reviewed the hauler’s profitability, and presented our findings to the City Council. Additionally, we are assisting the City in re-negotiating the City’s current franchise agreement.


Case Studies

Here are a few recent case studies showing how we have helped other local government agencies. How can we help you?

Chula Vista, California

In 2011, we performed a solid waste fee survey for the City. We gathered information about the franchise fees, AB 939 Fees, and other solid waste-related fees charged by…

Read full post

Orange, California

In 2007, we assisted the City in performing a cost of service analysis of its sanitation service rates. Work included designing new rates for single family, multi-family…

Read full post

Vernon, California

Since 2000, we have assisted the City achieve its AB 939 diversion goals. Our work has consisted of monitoring the City’s reported tons, and preparing the…

Read full post

Tacoma, Washington

In 2013, we served as technical consultant to Raftelis Financial Consultants in support of a water/wastewater/solid waste utility rate study.

Read full post

South Gate, California

In 2004, we reviewed the revenue, expenses, and throughput for a transfer station located in the City. Assisted the City in negotiations to adjust the…

Read full post