How much is the rate increase, and how will it affect my monthly bill?

On October 1, 2020 the garbage rate will increase by $1.11 for residential customers. The October bill will be prorated meaning the old rate will be used to calculate the charges prior to October 1st and the new rate will be used to calculate charges after October 1st.  Please review the table below for garbage rate increase information.

Garbage Rates effective as of October 1,2020.

Residential ServiceMonthly Rate
Ninety (90) Gallon Toter$36.63
Sixty (60) Gallon Toter$36.63
Additional Ninety (90) Gallon Toter$13.00
Additional Ninety (90) Gallon Green Toter$8.00

Fees Included in Garbage Rate

City FeesMonthly Rate
Base Rate$30.62
Green Waste Fee$4.98
Carpenter Road Landfill Fee$0.48
Geer Road Landfill Fee$0.14
Recycling Fee$0.41


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