§ 50.20  SERVICE FEES. 
   (A)   Residential collection service and franchise fees.
      (1)   Service fees for collection of residential solid waste in the unincorporated areas of Valencia County shall be established and adopted by resolution of the Board of County Commissioners and the residential franchise hauler. The Board of County Commissioners designates a 10% franchise fee to be added to the base price service fee to be paid on a quarterly basis for franchise supervision and compliance.
      (2)   Upon collection of franchise fees for collection and disposal of waste, the County Manager is authorized to use those fees for any legal purpose or activity.
   (B)   Commercial service fees. Hotels, restaurants, other establishments and businesses, institutions, and multiple-unit dwellings, excluding mobile home parks, receiving commercial solid waste collection service, including construction and demolition collection in a designated service area shall have service fees as charged by commercial franchisee and based on the type and frequency of service, and the volume of the solid waste container. The Board of County Commissioners designates a 10% franchise fee to be added to the base price service fee to be paid to Valencia County on thirtieth day of the month subsequent to the month of service provided for franchise supervision and compliance.
   (B)   Use of county convenience centers or transfer stations.
      (1)   Any residential producer of solid waste, including county residents, may dispose of solid waste at any county convenience center or transfer station. Fees for use of the convenience center or transfer station will be established by resolution.
      (2)   Any business or institution may dispose of solid waste at any county convenience center or transfer station. Any uncovered or unsecured load will be charged an additional fee. Fees for use of the convenience center or transfer station will be established by resolution.
      (3)   Salvaging and scavenging is prohibited at the county convenience centers or transfer stations at all times.
(Ord. 2010-01, passed 5-19-2010; Am. Ord. 2017-02, passed 8-23-2017)  Penalty, see § 50.99