New Garbage Contract Takes Effect on July 1st

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, 2018 and residents will see a rate increase beginning on that date.

For more information, including the new rates, please see the Recycling, Organic Waste, and Garbage Collection page¬†of the City’s web site.