Council Grants Solid Waste Franchise to Richmond Sanitary Service

At its regular meeting on January 16, 2018, the City Council approved the second reading of an ordinance granting a ten year franchise to Richmond Sanitary Service (aka Republic Services) for solid waste collection. The new franchise takes effect on July 1, 2017 and residents will see a rate increase beginning on that date.

Information on the process that lead up to this decision can in the following relevant documents:

To learn more about current solid waste services in Piedmont visit: