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Changes to the Twin Falls City recycling program may hit you

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The focus of discussion at Monday night’s Twin Falls City Council meeting was the future of the PSI recycling program.

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The focus of discussion at Monday night’s Twin Falls City Council meeting was the future of the PSI recycling program.
http://chic.clipsyndicate.com/video/playlist/12487/7261167?cpt=8&wpid=2637 Tue, 27 Feb 2018 05:00:56 +0000 Changes to the Twin Falls City recycling program may hit you The focus of discussion at Monday night’s Twin Falls City Council meeting was the future of the PSI recycling program. http://chic.clipsyndicate.com/video/playlist/12487/7261167?cpt=8&wpid=2637 KMVT CBS 11 iam kelsey souto. 2 and iam joe martin. 2 joe>> 2 the focus of discussion at twin falls city council meeting tonight was the future of the p-s-i recycling program. 2 our reporter morgan rumpf attended the meeting and spoke with city officials... 2 "the demand in the market and price for the material is triggering those changes." 2 the city of twin falls recycling program has been in operation in various forms since 2005. 2 "it became basically a part of the garbage disposal collection service for each resident. that is currently the way it works. regardless of if you use your recycle cart or not, you are still going to be effected by a price increase because it's included in the city utility bill. 2 "we pay the southern idaho solid waste land fill for the tonnages of garbage that goes into the landfill. we pay psi on an annual contract that we agree with them how many households are served. and that fluctuates through the year but we agree on a number before the fiscal year starts. the potential increase for the 15-thousand citizens living inside city limits is roughly calculated to be about 62 cents per month of $7.44 per year. 2 " it will either go into the recycling stream still, or if we start sending it to the landfill we pay $37.50 a ton at the present time to the landfill to dispose of it." 2 at the city council meeting when it came to this order of business questions, comments and concerns were discussed for over an hour. 2 2 "i think it's a philosophical question about what we are going to do as a community when it comes to recycling. secondly, there is a cost factor to it but i think we need to think about that in the cost now or the cost later 2 a concensus was then decided that all parties needed to further research the topic and it will be discussed again next week. 2 morgan rumpf...kmvt news.




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