- Reduces cost
- Significantly reduces wear on roads
- Increases safety
The current contract with Dick’s Sanitation ends May 31, 2014 and the city is going through a thorough bidding process to select the next provider.
- Council voted 3-2 at the May 7 meeting for the city to purchase the garbage bins. They will be an asset to the city in future contracts, cost residents app. $.80 less each month than renting and will be paid off after 5 years.
- Shakopee City Council will discuss the proposals at the May 21 meeting at 7 pm. Here is the city’s statement. Here is the council packet item.
- It was a high priority of council to have single-sort recycling as a component of service.
Thank you and have a great day!