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Thursday, July 4, 2013: Independence Day - No County-provided recycling or trash collections on July 4; Thursday and Friday collections that week shift by one day.
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This page applies for all single-family homes located inside "INCORPORATED AREAS" - Towns or municipalities
Disposal fees | Base Systems Benefit Charge | Incremental Systems Benefit Charge | Refuse Collection Charge | Leaf Vacuuming Charge | Municipal Solid Waste Charges
ZERO; not applicable to municipal households. (Instead, haulers pay "Tipping Fee".)
Paid by all properties via tax bill: $55.77 per household.
Covers the portion of the County costs of providing basic solid waste services for single-family waste that are not covered by the Disposal and Tipping Fees.
These are the programs and facilities necessary to fulfill the County's legal obligation to manage all single-family solid waste generated within the County. They include: overall solid waste program administration, solid waste enforcement activities, fulfillment of the “Dickerson Facilities Master Plan”, general program development, Division management personnel, general engineering and technical support, waste reduction programs, operation of the Resource Recovery Facility, and County debt service on the Shady Grove Processing Facility and Transfer Station, Oaks Landfill, and the Recycling Center.