Mitchell County Commissioners Increase Landfill “farmer’s Fees”

The Mitchell County Commissioners met on Monday morning. Director of Public Works Larry Emerson along with Karm Princ. Princ was on hand to discuss landfill fees which she described as “farmer’s fees.” There are about 37 people in the county who bring trash to the landfill who do not use a private trash service provider.

Princ suggested increasing landfill fees from the current $84 to $140 per year for those individuals. The commissioners approved the recommendation. Those fees are payable in January.

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