No increase in waste management rates for the Pine Belt

RUNNELLSTOWN, MS (WDAM)-Good news for the Pine Belt.  Wednesday, at the Pine Belt regional solid waste management meeting it was announced that the Pine Belt will see no increases in trash disposal.

This is the sixth year the Pine Belt has had no trash disposal increase. According to board executive director, Ken Smith, in these economic times it's unusual to not have increases and cuts.

"In a time where they've cost increased everybody it's the goal of the solid waste authority to operate efficiently, effectively, and keep the rates down to serve the people that own this facility; which is our county city members."

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