Chart of add-on fees
Your utility bill may reflect add-ons to the base fee. These add-ons reflect additional services provided by the City.
These fees apply only to people using the City's Solid Waste & Recycling services.
We may remove a cart because:
You can request the cart be returned.
$15 before three months
Free after three months
|Change to cart size||You want to change the size of your cart within six months of making a change.||
$15 within six months of getting the original cart
Free after six months
|Extra garbage cart||If your cart is consistently overflowing, we will deliver an additional cart||$5 per month|
|Extra cart removal||If you want to return the additional garbage, recycling or organics cart we assigned you||$15 within six months of delivery|
|Cart at curb after 7 a.m.||
If you do not remove your carts from the curb by 7 a.m. the day after collection
|$12 per cart|
|Dirty collection area||If you do not keep your collection area clean, we will clean it for you and charge a fee based on how many times we clean it each year.||
Clean-up 1– $181/hour or $100 minimum, whichever is greater
Clean-up 2– $200 minimum charge
Clean-up 3 – $300 minimum charge
Clean-up 4 or more – $400 minimum charge
|Visible street address numbers||
If collection crews cannot see your street address, we will install easily visible numbers.
|$18 for numbers and installation|
|Clearing snow around your carts||
You are responsible for clearing snow from the area around your carts.
|$30 per cart|
|Combining cleanup and/or tire vouchers||This cannot be paid at the South Transfer Station. It will be added to your utility bill.||
$15 per voucher being combined
|Exceeding the voucher weight||See Drop off Items & Fees||Excess weight fee + $10 processing fee|
|Exceeding the tire or large item limit per voucher||See Drop-off Items & Fees||Excess per piece fee + 10 processing fee|