§ 98-93. Solid waste collection fees.  


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  • The monthly solid waste fees to be paid by the users of the city solid waste collection system shall be calculated in the following manner:

    (1)

    Residential. Residential users shall pay the charge according to the following:

    (a)

    Each residential unit within the city limits shall be charged $19.64 per month for residential garbage and rubbish collection services.

    (b)

    Each residential unit shall pay an additional $2.10 per month as a street-sweeping fee.

    (2)

    Commercial. Commercial users shall pay the charge according to the following:

    (a)

    Each commercial unit within the city limits shall be charged a minimum of $26.30 per month for commercial garbage and rubbish collection services. This charge shall entitle the user to a single 96-gallon poly cart, which is collected twice per week. Commercial users charged under this section shall also be required to pay the recycling charge set forth in subsection (3).

    (b)

    Each commercial unit within the city limits shall be charged $26.30 per month for each additional poly cart for commercial garbage and rubbish collection services.

    (c)

    Each commercial unit shall pay an additional $2.10 per month as a street-sweeping fee.

    (d)

    All other persons having collection of solid waste other than residential users, including commercial and industrial users, shall have the option of collection in roll-off containers or dumpsters (instead of poly carts) ranging from two-yard to eight-yard in capacity and collection at a frequency of one day a week up to five days per week according to the schedule of rates as follows:

    Table (d)(i). Dumpsters

    Size 1 x wk 2 x wk 3 x wk 4 x wk 5 x wk 6 x wk
    2-yd 90.46 151.70 196.24 247.73 288.10 328.45
    3-yd 107.16 176.71 232.43 328.45 391.09 452.31
    4-yd 125.26 213.14 292.97 405.00 509.38 610.98
    6-yd 161.44 270.00 377.16 496.84 591.50 680.57
    8-yd 196.24 338.51 484.34 627.69 787.75 903.26

     

    Table (d)(ii). Dumpsters -Extra Lifts

    Size Extra Lifts Locks Casters
    2-yd $55.67 $26.65 $26.65
    3-yd 61.24 26.65 26.65
    4-yd 66.80 26.65 26.65
    6-yd 72.37 26.65 26.65
    8-yd 77.94 26.65 26.65

     

    Table (d)(iii). Roll-Off

    Size Non-Compactable
    (per haul)
    20-yd $964.49
    30-yd 1,330.53
    40-yd 1,695.18
    Size Compactable
    20-yd 526.09
    30-yd 672.22
    40-yd 818.36
    Delivery fee 109.95
    Rental per day 6.95
    Relocation 73.75
    Dry Run 109.95

     

    Table (d)(iv). Compactors

    Size Non-Compactable
    (per haul)
    20-yd $818.36
    30-yd 1,067.49
    35-yd 1,198.32
    40-yd 1,358.37
    Delivery fee 109.95
    Rental per day 6.95
    Relocation 73.75
    Dry Run 109.95

     

    (e)

    All consumers located outside the corporate limits of the city which have made agreements with the city for solid waste collection services on an individual basis for an individual consumer shall be charged at a rate that is 1.25 times the rates set forth in this section.

    (3)

    Commercial recycling. Commercial users shall pay a recycling charge according to the following:

    (a)

    Each commercial unit within the city limits with commercial hand pickup service (using poly carts) shall be charged a minimum of $15.35 per month for commercial recycling services. The minimum charge shall entitle the commercial unit to a single 96-gallon poly cart that will be collected once per week.

    (b)

    If a commercial unit desires one or more additional poly carts for recycling collection, each additional cart will be made available and collected on a weekly basis for an additional $15.35 per month.

    (c)

    If a commercial unit desires an eight-yard front load dumpster, collected weekly, for the collection of recycled materials, the commercial unit will be charged as follows:

    (i)

    For cardboard only: $65.75 per month.

    (ii)

    For mixed paper, including all paper products other than hard-bound books: $94.98 per month.

    (d)

    If a commercial unit desires a 40-yard open top recycling container for wood only, such service will be available for a charge of $504.16 per haul.

(Code 1968, § 31-33; Ord. No. 0-26-01, 9-24-2001; Ord. No. O-27-05, § V, 9-15-2005; Ord. No. O-33-06, § III, 9-18-2006; Ord. No. O-41-07, § III, 9-17-2007; Ord. No. 0-46-07, § III, 9-17-2007; Ord. No. O-43-10, § I, 8-23-2010; Ord. No. O-24-10, § IV, 4-26-2010; Ord. No. O-41-11, § I, 9-12-2011; Ord. No. O-44-11, § I, 9-26-2011; Ord. No. O-47-13, § III, 9-23-2013; Ord. No. O-41-14 , § I, 10-13-2014; Ord. No. O-36-18, § I, 9-24-2018 )

Cross reference

Collection and disposal of solid waste, § 82-26 et seq.