Fort Collins, CO will host digital group conversations to debate residential trash and recycling companies


Fort Collins is contemplating shifting family rubbish and recycling assortment to a contract system. This may imply that as an alternative of every family selecting its personal waste hauler, the Metropolis would conduct a aggressive buying course of and contract with a hauler to service single-family houses, duplexes and small multi-family complexes (with seven models or much less) in a neighborhood.

Many communities in Colorado and the US have discovered that such a system reduces the variety of vans in residential neighborhoods, gives a constant value for everybody in the neighborhood, and will increase alternatives for recycling and compost assortment. If a family needed to pick a unique provider, they may pay an opt-out price.

The Metropolis invitations group members excited about studying extra and sharing their ideas to go to OurCity.fcgov.com/Contract-For-Trash. The Our Metropolis web page consists of details about contracted methods, analysis outcomes, methods to share your ideas on the venture, and hyperlinks to join upcoming digital group conversations. At these occasions, metropolis employees will share their findings up to now, what a contract for waste may appear like in Fort Collins, and reply questions from attendees. The occasions might be organized on:

  • Thursday, June 9, 7-8 p.m.
  • Friday, June 10, 12-1 p.m.
For extra info and to join group conversations, go to OurCity.fcgov.com/Contract-For-Trash.


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