Monthly Waste Collection Fees Increase by $0.25
Effective July 1, monthly solid waste collection fees increased from $13.00 to $13.25. Additionally, the reduced rate for senior citizens increased from $7.00 to $7.50.
On September 1, the cost of bag tags will increase from $1.50 to $1.75.
In lieu of more significant increases over a longer period of time, incremental increases were proposed and approved by City Council. When compared to other mid-sized and larger Iowa cities, Marion’s solid waste collection fees continue to be the lowest.