What happens if I put trash in my recycling cart?

If you put trash in your recycling cart you will be charged a contamination fee on your monthly bill. The amount of this fee will be decided by the hauler, and it will occur each time you have contamination.

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1. Who will be included in the PAYT program?
2. Why is PAYT being implemented now?
3. What is the anticipated timeline on this process?
4. What is the plan for carts?
5. Will I be able to choose my hauler?
6. What if I don’t want to recycle?
7. What if I don’t sign up for service?
8. What if I take my trash to the Recycle Center/landfill/other and don’t need service?
9. How will billing for the new system work?
10. What if I have a problem with my cart?
11. Can I still get food waste and yard waste collected?
12. What happens if I put trash in my recycling cart?
13. What if I have more trash than fits in my cart?