The Bristol Public Works Department released the following information:
“There is a Public Hearing being held on 9/20/12 @ 5:30 for rate setting for the “Pay As You Throw” Residential Transfer Station Program.
Transfer Station Proposed PAYT Rate Structure
I. Residential User Fees
- No charge for Antifreeze, Leaves, Oil, Fluorescent Bulbs, Electronics and Metal. If chargeable items are mixed with non-chargeable material – the load will be chargeable.
- The first 200 lbs free for the 1st visit each day.
- $0.45/10 lbs for all others.
EXAMPLE: Mr. Smith visits the Transfer Station 2 times in one day:
King Size bed with mattress and box spring – total weight = 400 pounds. First 200 lbs free, chargeable amount is 200 pounds. 200 pounds @ $.45/10 lbs = $9.00
Arm Chair – total weight = 100 lbs. Chargeable amount is 100 lbs @ $.45/10 lbs = $4.50