The Palm Beach Post from West Palm Beach, Florida on March 30, 1998 · Page 96
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The Palm Beach Post from West Palm Beach, Florida · Page 96

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Monday, March 30, 1998
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THE PALM BEACH POST MONDAY, MARCH 30, 1998 MSL NO. 428923 2B lliddle East peace panel trie. t f O' CITY OF BOYNTON BEACH FULL COST OF SOLID WASTE MANAGEMENT raws opinionated crowd 3h In accordance with Florida Statute 403.7049, which: requires local governments to calculate and inform users of the full cost of solid waste management, the City of-Boynton Beach hereby sets forth the full cost of solid waste' manaqement within the city limits for the fiscal year which!' i . : ('..'.' 4 A i 5 1 7"";- " . ' ' ' " ' J. !i - began October 1 , 1 W6 and ended aeptemoer ou, i yr . By Alexandra Navarro Clifton jpbf Beach Post Staff Writer ! BOCA RATON More than 600 people crowded a Boca Raton Resort & Club ballroom Sunday, turning a symposium on Middle East peace into a boisterous exchange. I To the mostly Jewish audience, panelist and Eqyptian official Ahmed Maher el Sayed acknowledged the Israelis' suffering. Then he said it was time for the Israeli government to realize Palestinians have suffered, adding Palestinians are "also victims of the Holocaust." ! : The comparison had the crowd muttering, although it didn't spark boos as when he and a Palestinian said Israelis were oppressing Palestinians. The inaugural Lester M. Entin Memorial symposium was billed as a forum to promote tolerance and understanding. It was sponsored by the Friends of Tel Aviv University and the Israel Program at Temple University School of Law. 1 Diplomatic representatives of Israelis, Jordanians, Egyptians and Palestinians conceded the de-. iteribration of the peace process and emphasized its . Importance. Dore Gold, Israel's representative to the United Nations, added that Israel's security is essential. Then he set an adversarial tone by accusing Palestinian leader Yasir Arafat of turning a previous 'commitment to fight terrorism into a negotiating tool. Applause for Gold slowly turned into disapproving murmurs as chief Palestinian representa- RESIDENTIAL CATEGORY Single Family & Multi-Family Total Average Cost Per Unit Per Year RECYCLING $19.42 SCOTT WISEMANStaff Photographer COOL RECEPTION: Ahmed Maher el Sayed was a panelist at the symposium. tive Hasan Rahman described Palestinian suffering and torture by Israel's government. He was booed by some. Although two dozen people had the opportunity to question panel members; most used their turn to explain Israel's need for security and vent anger toward the Arab community. DISPOSAL -0- COLLECTION $75.23 City of Boynton Beach residents pay for solid waste; disposal through a special assessment from the Solid Waste Authority of Palm Beach County. g i"" Ltonu torn- NON-RESIDENTIAL CATEGORY Total Average Cost per Customer Per Year PALM BEACH INTERACTIVE Up to 20 stories from 56 area communities at www. GoPBI.comYourTown RECYCLING; $230.84 K DISPOSAL $1,471.60 COLLECTION $2,749.94 We appreciate the opportunity to serve you, our resideri1 tial and commerciaf customers, during this past fiscal,' year. , -:, ' : If PUBLISH: March 30, 1998 k. - t. m m SCOTT WISEMANStatf Photographer NO. 428920 ; NOTICE OF PUBLIC DISCLOSURE :? CITY OF WEST PALM BEACH v FULL COST ACCOUNTING FOR SOLID WASTE '; A' IN ACCORDANCE WITH RULE 17.708, "FULL COST ACCOUNTING FOR SOLID WASTE MANAGEMENT", AS REQUIRED BY SECTION 403.7049 F.S., LOCAL GOVERNMENTS MUST CALCULATE ANQ. INFORM USERS OF THE FULL COST OF SOLID WASTE MANAGEMENT. ACCORDINGLY, THE CITIZENS OF WEST PALM BEACH ARE HEREBY NOTIFIED THAT THE FULL COST OF SOLID WASTE MANAGEMENT ON A MONTHLY BASIS, AS PROVIDED TO THE CITIZENS OF WEST PALM BEACH BY THE CITY OF WEST PALM. BEACH DURING THE FISCAL YEAR BEGINNING OCTOBER 1, 1996 AND ENDING SEPTEMBER 30, 1997 WAS AS FOLLOWS: - CITY OF WEST PALM BEACH COST OF SOLID WASTE DISPOSAL SERVICES Rabbi Stephen Pinsky, of Temple Beth Torah in Wellington, gives a presentation on Seder for interfaith families and others who may not have a complete grasp of the symbolic meal served at Passover, remembering the Jewish people's exodus from Egypt. Passover starts April 10th and lasts eight days. Eric McDearmid, 26, of Pompano Beach died early Sunday morning when he lost control of his truck and was thrown as it overturned on an Interstate 95 exit ramp, Florida Highway Patrol officials said. McDearmid lost control and was thrown from his 1997 Ford pickup at about 4 a.m. on the northbound 1-95 exit ramp at Glades Road. He was pronounced dead at Boca Raton Community Hospital, FHP officials said. Residential Commercial Total Direct Cost Paid: Garbage Recycling Indirect Collection Cost Total Cost Average Monthly CostCustomer $434,863 . 453,303 2,074,556 $2,962,722 $15.06 $533,612 NA 1,920,741 $2,454,353 $79.93 Hobe Sound. MARTIN COUNTY SCHOOL BOARD Public hearing on transportation issues, 7 p.m. Wednesday, Stuart Middle School, 575 Georgia Ave., Stuart. STUART City Commission, 7 p.m. today, city hall, 121 S.W.Flagler Ave.. Code Enforcement Board, 3:30 p.m. Wednesday, city hall. Beautification Committee, 4:30 p.m. Thursday, city hall. Stuart Heritage, 7 p.m. Thursday, city hall. JUPITER ISLAND Local Planning Agency, 9:30 a.m. Wednesday, town hall. 103 Bunker Hill Road. Board of Adjustment, 9:30 a.m. today, town hall. ST. LUCIE COUNTY Port and Airport Authority workshop, 1 p.m. Tuesday, St. Lucie County administration building, 2300 Virginia Ave., Fort Pierce. Contractor Examining Board, 9 a.m. Wednesday, administration building. Treasure Coast Council of Local Governments, 10 a.m. Wednesday, administration building. Tourist Development Council, 12:30 p.m. Wednesday, administration building. Metropolitan Planning Organization, 2 p.m. Thursday, administration building. Meeting times and locations are subject to change, and not all meetings can be listed Call the appropriate organization for verification. MONTHLY COLLECTION CHARGES: Public meetings scheduled for this week: Televised live on Channel 20, the Palm Beach County government channel. On most cable system, the programming appears on Channel 20 as well. Consult your listings. MARTIN COUNTY Martin County Commission, 9 a.m. Tuesday, Martin County Administrative Center, 2401 S.E. Monterey Road, Stuart Juvenile Justice Council, 8:45 a.m. Wednesday, Challenger School, Willoughby Boulevard, Stuart EMS Advisory Council, 8 a.m. Thursday, Martin Memorial Hospital South. 2100 S.E. Salerno Road, Stuart Development Review Committee, 9 a.m. Thursday, county administrative center. Department of Community Affairs Sustainable Communities Meeting, 9 a.m. Friday. St Christopher's Church. S.E. Federal Highway. Measure per unit per unit per cubic yard per cubic yard : per unit Cost $14.00 $1.40 $19.00 $38.00 $1.10 Residential Customers: Single Family Container Single Family Recycling Multi-Family Container Multi-Family Compactor Multi-Family Recycling I Bonuses intended to save district money Commercial Customers: Commercial Container Commercial Compactor per cubic yard per cubic yard $28.00 $56.00 rector Mike Averyt said. But the $20,000 was set aside more for instructional reasons than for financial reasons, school officials said. Substitute teachers often interrupt the lesson flow. At Windmill Point Johnson has a teacher dragging out of her sickbed this week, she said. "What the district has done is a big incentive. But it's really a personal thing for these Fort Pierce Central High School has the best record 25 teachers qualify for the cash. "It's not a tremendous amount of money, but every little bit helps." West said. When V'ogel put aside the two pots, he predicted it would actually save money. Last year the district spent $1.3 million on substitute teachers, who earn $60 a day. So far this year, the district has spent $83.021. Finance Di 1 ATTENDANCE From IB m - Among the middle schools, : Northport has the best teacher -attendance with 17 qualifying - teachers. Southport Middle $ School, on the other hand, has ; just two teachers with a hand in the pot. Morningside Elementary -alo has just two teachers qualifying Among the high schools. The cost information prov 3d above is on a monthly average basis per account and averages tht different types of services available. Actual costs for a given account may have been different than that reported due to the actual service used. PUBLISH: March 30, 1998

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