Evansville City council approves recycling fee increase

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EVANSVILLE, Ind. (WEHT) – Evansville City Council has voted 8-1 Monday night to increase fees for recycling.

Officials with the Evansville Water and Sewer Utilities say the fee will go from $10.65 to 12.80 a month in 2020, $13.05 a month in 2021 and $13.30 a month in 2022.

ESWU says this ordinance will help to keep 425 to 450 tons of recyclables a month out of the landfill.

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(This story was originally published on December 16, 2019)

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