Standard Refuse Collection Rates
Effective 5/1/2012, the monthly fee for collection of residential solid waste is as follows:
Curbside Collection: $15.87
Backyard Colection: $24.87
Discounts and Application Forms
We offer a multiple layer discount for individuals who meet certain age (or disability) and income criteria:
Discounted Rate #1
Curbside Collection: $11.62
Backyard Collection: $16.47
To be eligible for Discounted Rate #1, a person shall: be sixty-five years of age or older or be permanently and totally disabled; be considered to be the head of the household; have a gross family income not exceeding twelve thousand dollars ($12,000) per year; and be a resident of the dwelling.
Discounted Rate #2
Curbside Collection: $9.37
Backyard Collection: $13.12
To be eligible for Discounted Rate #2, a person shall: be sixty-five years of age or older or be permanently and totally disabled; be considered to be the head of the household; have a gross family income not exceeding nine thousand dollars ($9,000) per year; and be a resident of the dwelling.
Disability Service Rate
Backyard Collection: $15.87
Normally the backyard service costs more than curbside collection, but if you are physically unable to move your garbage cans to the curb, you can apply for the disability rate even if you do not qualify for the above mentioned discounts.
Senior citizens may also take advantage of discounted water rates. For more information, please see our discount explanation brochure below. The senior citizen discount application and disability application are also provided for your convenience: