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McMinnville Green close to expanding
Pictured is a sketch of the citys Transfer Station that shows the portion which will be used by the city and the portion which will be leased to McMinnville Green under a proposed agreement.
McMinnville Green, a local recycling company, is one step closer to expansion.City officials are reviewing a lease agreement with the business for partial use of its Transfer Station.“McMinnville Green has seen this lease and the changes,” said McMinnville Public Works assistant director Brad Hennessee. “I invited them to this meeting, but their work schedules conflicted. They saw the lease and the changes and neither have questions or concerns.”The information was presented during a city Streets and Sanitation Committee meeting.According to the agreement, McMinnville Green will pay $200 a month, pay all utilities located on the property, maintain all plumbing, electrical, HVAC, ventilation and window dressings in its occupied area, be responsible for landscape of the property, and no sublease will be allowed, among other stipulations.City officials will retain use of the weigh station, a portion of the building, and will pay any and all real estate property taxes and building insurance.