Once-weekly trash not bad

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I am getting weary of all the whiners in Augusta who keep complaining about one-day sanitation service. North Augusta has been doing it for so long, I can’t remember what it was like before. It gets a little hairy around Christmas and Thanksgiving because we all have extra trash then.

For $15.90 a month we get once-a-week garbage and recycle service. They charge $3.60 a month to recycle our stuff, but they give us free recycle bags, and I make sure I fill mine up with recyclables to give them plenty to do for my $3.60.

Augusta could model their services after ours, but then nobody could whine anymore.

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bumblebeerose 06/25/13 - 04:59 am
Ms. Young

It is not so much that the city has gone to one day a week service we the citizens are still paying $310.00 a year for the service.

If they are going to cut the service down to one day a week they should reduce the price we pay to reflect that.

RMSHEFF 06/25/13 - 07:32 am
Cherry, I have about 100

Cherry, I have about 100 unused rolls of those recycle bag you mentioned. I plan to sell them back to the City of North Augusta soon.

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