sanitation fees

RESIDENTIAL
Solid waste Availability fee $278.00 annually

 

COMMERCIAL

Solid Waste Collection fee $278.00 annually
Administrative Fee for Quarterly payments $  3.00 per quarter

Owners of improved residential property will be assessed the Solid Waste Availability Fee on per residential unit, per container unit basis.

 

The residential solid waste availability fee shall be billed on an annual basis and shall be payable in the same manner as ad valorem property taxes.  Upon non-payment of the residential solid waste availability fee, the fee assessed herein may be collected in the manner by which delinquent ad valorem property taxes are collected. 

 

The commercial solid waste collection fee shall be billed on an annual basis and shall be payable by the tenth day of July.  If not paid by the twentieth day of July, service will be discontinued until payment is made in full.  Commercial solid waste customers may elect to pay for services on a quarterly basis.  If that choice is made, the fee will be due by the tenth day of the first month of each quarter.  If not paid in full by the twentieth day of the first month of each quarter then service will be discontinued until payment is made in full.  An administrative fee will be assessed for the convenience of paying quarterly.

 

Non-Participant Bulk Collection Fee

Minimum Charge (2 hours) $345.00
Half Day $690.00
Full Day $1,380.00

 

This fee will apply to individuals or corporations who do not currently participate in the Town’s solid waste collection program and are not paying the annual solid waste collection fee.  Each job will be assessed a minimum charge (2 hours) that is payable in advance.  Individuals requesting this service shall be required to complete an application for service with the Revenue Collection Division.  Upon making payment to the Revenue Collection Division, a work order will be completed and forwarded to the Sanitation Department for inclusion in their weekly collection route.  Should the job require more than two hours, the individual or corporations shall be billed for the additional charges.  Charges will not be prorated.  If a job takes more than two hours but less than a half day, the half day charge will apply.  Conversely, if a job takes more than a half day, the full day charge will apply.  No collections will be scheduled until the minimum fee is paid.  The Town will utilize any and all collection methods available to them to collect any debt owed from this service, to include the NC Debt Set-Off Program.