Public Works - Compost Outside Sources

Performance Measure

Percentage Increase in throughput to the compost facility from outside sources



Analysis of Performance*

Metric Definition*

The City weighs material that comes into the City Compost Facility from outside sources.


An increase in the number of tons coming into the Compost site means that more outside agencies are using the site.

Impact on Performance*

An increase in the throughout at the Compost site means that fixed costs of composting operations are spread across a greater tonnage, saving rate payers money.


  • Analysis of Performance: Explains how data results are  displayed, anomalies, or other points that went into generating the numbers.
  • Metric Definition: Identifies what constitutes the metric and identifies combined classifications
  • Importance: Tells why the metric is important and how it is useful, or, what will it help the City accomplish or understand by knowing
  • Impact on Performance: States how this measure is an indicator of or influencer on the delivery of service?