Allied Waste aka Republic Services requested a 1.04% rate increase effective August 1, 2014. The increase was approved by City Council at the July 21, 2014 regular meeting. The rate increase for residential pickup & recycling curbside is $0.11 per month (from $10.32 to $10.43 per month). The requested rate increase for additional residential trash carts after the included first trash cart is $0.04 per month (from $3.82 to $3.86 per month). Please see the rate sheet for the new rates.