What are the rates and rules for garbage removal?

Waste Management provides unlimited curb service for household trash and recyclables for the following costs:

  • $83.24 every 4 months (2019 rates)
  • Senior Rate: $74.92 every 4 months - 10% discount for persons 65 and over, financial head of household or their spouse must contact Waste Management and send proof of age and residence
  • 5% discount for any resident paying on a yearly basis prior to February 28, 2019 ($237.23 for 2019)

This service entitles the customer to place unlimited household trash and bulky items such as:

  • Appliances (with Freon removed and tagged by a certified technician)
  • Carpet cut and bundled in 4-feet lengths no greater than 40 pounds
  • Christmas trees no greater than 6 feet
  • Recycle consisting of commingled glass cans and plastics, newspaper, and magazine tied with string or twine and/or placed in brown paper bag

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1. What are the rates and rules for garbage removal?
2. Is garbage/recycling pick-up through Waste Management mandatory?
3. How do I sign up for Waste Management's Recycling Rewards Program (Recyclebank)
4. How do I dispose of electronic devices (computers, laptops, monitors and televisions)?
5. How do I dispose of Household Hazardous Materials/Waste
6. How can I dispose of Yard Waste (leaves, tree limbs, shrubbery, etc.)
7. What holidays will delay garbage/recycling pick up?
8. What should I do if I have a rodent control issue?
9. When is Halloween celebrated?
10. What should I know about ticks and tick-borne diseases?