Your Right to Protest the 2013 Rate Application (Proposition 218 Information)
Any customer may submit a written protest against the 2013 Rate Application to the Hearing Officer by sending it to:
Refuse Collection Rate Hearing Officer
c/o Department of Public Works
1 Dr. Carlton B. Goodlett Place
City Hall, Room 348
San Francisco, CA 94102
Customers may also submit written protests at any of the public hearings on the 2013 Rate Application.
The Hearing Officer will hold a hearing on the written protests on Friday, June 14, 2013, at 1:00 p.m., in Room 400 at City Hall, located at 1 Dr. Carlton B. Goodlett Place. Protests must be received by the end of the public hearing to be counted. The Hearing Officer will not accept or count protests received after the close of the hearing, even if postmarked prior to that time.
Proposition 218 Public Hearing Notice
Each protest must identify the subject premises (by street address or refuse collection account number) and include the signature of the customer submitting the protest. The Director of Public Works has issued guidelines for the submission and tabulation of protests to the 2013 Rate Application.
Guidelines for the Submission and Tabulation of Protests – DPW Order # 181,253