The city has an independent contractor (Heartland Waste Management from Mobridge) that comes to pick up the city resident's garbage. Garbage pickup begins at 8am on Tuesday.
The monthly fee is $10 plus sales tax and the bill shows up on the monthly utility bill.
Yard waste stickers are available at City Hall for $1/bag, box, or can.
Garbage has to be in a waterproof bag or can (covered with handles), no larger than 36 gallons, 75 pounds or 4 feet in length. Will accept household garbage, paper, cardboard, small furniture. Items such as yard waste, tires, and batteries are not accepted.
This charge will be discontinued only if the water line has been capped. Water capping fee is $50.
Commercial accounts deal directly with an independent contractor.