Trash Rates to Rise Slightly for Niceville Residents

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A Waste Management Truck on the job near The Coffee Shoppe on John Sims Parkway

Well, like just about everything else right now – trash costs will be going up a little bit in the coming year.

Waste Management announced and the Niceville City Council accepted a price increase for residents in 2022.

The increase – which, according to Niceville City Clerk Dan Doucet, is pegged to the Water Sewer Trash Consumer Price Index (CPI). This will end up costing about .70ยข per family in Niceville.

You can see the whole item in the agenda packet from last weekโ€™s city council meeting here.

Overall, the increase works out to about a 7% bump in cost per month.

Waste Management is the exclusive franchise holder for the city, and has been for nearly 30 years.

A chart of the price increases for trash in the City of Niceville. This ain’t no New York Times, so the graphics department is a little light ๐Ÿ™‚

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