Squaw Valley garbage rates to increase | SierraSun.com

Squaw Valley garbage rates to increase

Joanna HartmanSierra Sun

Garbage rates for Squaw Valley residents will rise to cover increasing costs to Squaw Valley Public Services District.The rates will increase $24 a year because of increased costs from Placer County for garbage service and to address security issues at the public Dumpsters, said utility district manager Rick Lierman.Additionally, the district will install a Web camera near the Dumpsters in an effort to reduce and hopefully eliminate problems with unauthorized dumping, leaving the lid open and general abuse.Residents can expect a rate increase notification from the district within the week, Lierman said.

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