Transition

July 20, 2020

IPR Transition Financial Planning Model Training Course

The CIF is offering a training session on the IPR Transition Financial Planning Model (See Project #1115/1116). Training will provide an overview of inputs for the model and outline the utility of outputs with respect to future cost considerations. The model aims to identify the financial implications of transitioning...

September 15, 2016

EPR Activity Based Costing Model

This project will provide Toronto with an accurate account of its’ total cost of blue box services; outline a number of the key considerations during implementation and transition to EPR; and provide Activity Based Costing tools for use in Toronto and across the Province. Documents EPR Analysis Template for Municipalities Instructions for...

March 10, 2020

2020 IPR Transition Financial Planning Model Ground Truthing

Data inputs and ground truthing of Transition Planning Model (Project #1115) for consideration of operational and financial implications from 2023-2025. Documents Excel Model: Transition Planning Model Blog Post Financial model assists in identifying preferred transition date Related Projects Project #1115 Project #1132 Categories Best Practices | Models | Planning | Transition |    

March 11, 2016

Municipal Depot Working Group

The Municipal Depot Working Group is a CIF led working group established to provide support and resources to municipalities operating or planning depots. Documents Final Report: Comparison of Recycling Depot Costs Depot Costing Model Blog Post Related Projects Categories Centre of Excellence | Depots | Transition |    

July 19, 2018

Ottawa Collection and Diversion Options Analysis

This project seeks to develop an integrated curbside waste collection model for the consideration of future collection service options for the City of Ottawa in light of the transition to 100% EPR of the Blue Box program. Documents Integrated Curbside Waste Collection Model Development: Technical Memorandum Synopsis Collection Options Analysis Model Blog Post Related...

June 6, 2018

London RFP Development: Technical Support for EPR Transition

The City of London will be releasing a Request for Proposals in the summer of 2018 for comprehensive recycling services (collection, processing and marketing of recyclables). This project seeks to include clauses and procedures that will guide the purchasing process and eventual contractual agreement under transition to full producer...

August 21, 2017

Cost Allocation Field Test

The goal of this project is to field test existing CIF costing tools to determine program costs and then design internal accounting controls required for municipalities to actively track and report these costs. Documents Final Report: Small Municipality Full Cost Accounting Toolkit Small Municipality Full Cost Accounting Toolkit Blog Post Related Projects This project was...

July 29, 2018

Stratford RFP Development: Technical Support for Transition to Full EPR

The City of Stratford will be releasing a Request for Proposals in the summer of 2018 for comprehensive recycling services (collection and processing of recyclables). This project seeks to include clauses and procedures that will guide the purchasing process and eventual contractual agreement under transition to full producer responsibility...

September 15, 2016

Development of ABC Tools and Transitional Strategies

A project to produce checklists, tools and/or asset valuation methodologies applicable to non-standard program operating structures designed to have Province-wide value for those groups, as well as conventional municipal programs operating non-contract, in-house, waste diversion programs. Documents Final Report: Municipally Operated MRFs: Blueprint for Full Producer Responsibility Transition Blog Post Related Projects Categories Best Practices |...

September 15, 2016

Full Cost Accounting Study & Data Acquisition Template Development

This Full Cost Accounting Study will develop a data acquisition template that can be used for other municipalities.  A common methodology leveraged through the template to capture full costs will benefit the broad municipal sector as the new legislation is enacted and policy statements are developed. Documents Final Report: York Region...

August 21, 2017

MRF Options Analysis

With passage of the Waste Free Ontario Act, Norfolk is considering the future of their MRF operations.  As an initial step, the County undertook a feasibility study to examine the potential to re-purpose the site.  The CIF provided up to $14,500 to assist the County with this work. Documents Synopsis Blog Post Related...

September 15, 2016

EPR Business Case Analysis and ABC Tools

The development of an asset valuation guide and a business case analysis would be advantageous to municipalities considering questions about future value of assets. Business case financial tools and/or asset valuation methodologies developed for generic use will have significant value for municipalities needing to answer questions about retention or...