The City of Huntington Park has developed a widely transparent and open public bidding process for solid waste collection services. Following an intensive eight-month bidding process, the City contracted with United Pacific Waste (UPW) to provide solid waste collection services. Information related to the bidding process can be found below.
November 4, 2013: City Council approves business points (agenda, minutes, report) January 13, 2014: Public workshop with prospective haulers (agenda, minutes, presentation) March 17: City Council authorizes RFP (agenda, report, presentation) March 20: RFP published April 8: Pre-proposal conference (10 a.m. in City Council Chambers) April 10: Last day to submit written questions May 22: Proposals due by 2 p.m. (proposals received) July 19: Special City Council meeting to review proposals (agenda, presentation) July 23: Special City Council meeting for company presentations July 28: Special City Council meeting to interview finalists (presentation) August 4: City Council to award Franchise Agreement August 18: Contract executed December 31: Current solid waste collection service contracts expire January 1, 2015: Start new solid waste collection service
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For more information about the solid waste RFP, please contact John A. Ornelas, interim city manager, at [email protected] or (323) 584-6223.