Automated Garbage trucks
Toter rules for automated garbage trucks brochure
The city is using automated garbage trucks for trash collection.
The two garbage trucks feature an automated arm which comes out from the vehicle, hooks onto the toter, dumps its contents into the garbage truck and then replaces the toter at the curb. The driver does not need to exit the vehicle.
All city residents whose garbage is picked up by the East Peoria Public Works Department must use a toter, mandatory since March 2014. Residents must follow specific guidelines to ensure that their garbage is collected.
Placement of the toter must be near the apron at the end of the driveway away from mailboxes, trees, utility pedestals, gas meters, water meters, fire hydrants or other containers such as recycling bins, yard waste bags and other toters.
Toters must be 3 to 4 feet from the mailbox and 2 feet from recycling bins. The automated mechanical arm on the garbage truck needs the clearance space in order to grab the sides of the toter.
The toter lid must be closed completely, otherwise the toter could be damaged during pickup. An overloaded toter with a partially or fully opened lid may cause collection problems. Partially opened lids may fly open spilling garbage on the street or hit a utility line.
If cars are parked on the street during the day, toters should be left on the driveway with a minimum of six feet of clearance from a vehicle. Public Works officials acknowledge that this requirement will slightly inconvenience affected residents but it will ensure that access is available to the toter.
Benefits of using the automated garbage trucks include improving the efficiency of trash collection by maximizing the number of toters collected each day; delaying the need for additional personnel and trucks; using the current toters mandated for city residents; and reduction of the risk of injury to the drivers who have been hurt in the past during garbage collection by needles and heavy objects, among other items.why london is better than new york how engineering works why design thinking works how many technology companies in the world how teaching styles affect learning how much teaching assistant earn uk why entrepreneurs don't have girlfriends how much london eye how teaching and learning relate to obe where to check company registration where to find science articles where to study entrepreneurship in south africa when design thinking is relevant garnier products how often is frequent why tech layoffs managing entrepreneur whose chief goal is why tech industry what is the most popular device whom def when design thinking started who solution for covid 19 how much technology is too much for a child why technology is good what are the 5 stages of development who owns defi solutions where is devices which workers are covered by unions which product is required to be sterile quizlet where is working solutions located which science degree is easiest where is development of personality how often answers from where computer science how product management works with ux how far london to italy where to set up an ira which entrepreneur are die hard conservative how often is frequent how much equipment has lost what solutions conduct electricity who design central park most common technology entrepreneur who where to watch engineering red