What is the anticipated timeline on this process?

The City conducted a competitive bidding process to select a single hauler starting in late 2022. Staff had previously been keeping current haulers apprised of the new system.

  • September 2022 - Public Input to inform the Request for proposal (RFP) process
  • November 2022 - RFP Process
  • March-April 2023 - Contract Negotiations
  • June 2023 - Final Contract Approved
  • July 2023 - Enrollment period and cart selection begins
  • October 2023 - Implementation and rollout
  • November 2023 - Curbside trash and recycling service begins. Billing is anticipated to begin in November 2023.

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1. Who does the PAYT program include?
2. Why is PAYT being implemented now?
3. What is the anticipated timeline on this process?
4. How will residents get new services?
5. What if I don’t sign up for service?
6. What is the plan for carts?
7. What is the pricing for carts?
8. What if I already have a wildlife resistant container?
9. How will billing for the new system work?
10. What if I take my trash to the Recycle Center/landfill/other and don’t need service?
11. What if I don’t want to recycle?
12. Can I opt out?
13. What if I have a problem with my cart?
14. Can I still get food waste and yard waste collected?
15. What happens if I put trash in my recycling cart?
16. What if I have more trash than fits in my cart?
17. Does PAYT include curbside organics (compostables) collection?
18. Non-eligible Service Addresses for PAYT
19. What do I do with yard waste?
20. What can be recycled in the curbside carts?