Trash Pickup-Ask the City
It seems few people put their trash bins out on the pickup days that do not include recyclable pickup. This means that labor, fuel, and wear and tear costs are incurred for little service. Has the city considered eliminating this pickup day to reduce costs?
"It is the city's observation that the majority of customers do put their trash carts out every week. Every other week pickup would cause some smelly trash carts during the summer months. To prevent propagation, harboring, or attraction of flies, rodents, or other vectors and the creation of nuisances such as offensive odors and litter caused from overflowing trash carts, the Solid Waste Division will continue to collect trash weekly."
Ask the City Of Laramie is your chance to send the city that burning question that you have always wondered about such as: “Where can I get a city parking permit?” or “Why did my water usage rates go through the roof?”
Please note that the City of Laramie will answer as many questions as possible at their discretion.