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Thursday, August 21, 2014
5-2 vote hikes trash rates for now
Mayor: Residential rates will fall with new plan to keep once-weekly trash pickup

Three months after handing Waste Management a $53 million, seven-year contract that would privatize the city's transfer station and revert to the curbside pickup program, commissioners plan to change up the deal in an effort to lower residents' trash bills.

But on Tuesday night, commissioners voted 5-2 to raise residential trash hauling and disposal rates $37.23 per year, ma...

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