§ 50.26  CHARGES FOR SERVICE.
   Each person producing garbage, rubbish, household rubbish and recyclable materials in the city, or being responsible for the disposal of, or the existence of such garbage, rubbish, household rubbish and recyclable materials, or for whom such garbage, rubbish, household rubbish and recyclable materials are removed by the city or its authorized agent, shall pay to the city a fee or charge as hereinafter provided for its services of collecting, hauling and disposing of such garbage, rubbish, household rubbish and recyclable materials.
   (A)   Residential. Each single-family dwelling unit or apartment unit (as defined in this subchapter) shall pay a fee at the rate of $24.35 per month for refuse service.
   (B)   Commercial. Each commercial unit (as defined in this subchapter) which is provided refuse service by the city or its authorized agent, shall pay a fee at the rate of $27.85 per month for refuse service.
   (C)   Senior citizen rate. Each residential dwelling unit in which all occupants residing therein have passed their sixty-fifth birthday, shall pay the residential rate of $24.35 less a discount of $3 per month for refuse service.
   (D)   Recycling fee. Each refuse account is to be charged a fee of $1.00 per account per month for recycling purposes.
   (E)   Late charges. If the bill for refuse and recycling services is not paid by the fifteenth day of the month a penalty of 10% will be added per service, with a minimum penalty of $0.10 per service for any one bill. If the fifteenth day of the month falls on a Saturday, Sunday or holiday, bills may be paid without penalty on the next business day.
(Ord. 1558, passed 12-21-2015; Ord. 1589, passed 12-17-2018; Ord. 1603, passed 2-3-2020 ; Ord. 1608, passed 12-7-2020)
Editor’s Note:
   See also city’s fee schedule