City of Hattiesburg to Issue Larger Recycle Bins
Hattiesburg-The City of Hattiesburg's Public Works Department has received an overwhelming response to the new recycling program. Beginning February, the City will deliver the new wheeled 64 gallon recycling bins, allowing for more recyclables to be collected. The Public Works Department is diligently delivering temporary bins to residents that have signed up for the recycling program. The city-wide distribution of the temporary bins should be complete by the end of January, and residents are asked to remain patient through this transition. Recycling pickup has already begun and is collected weekly by Ward.
Residents that would like to sign up for the program should apply through the City of Hattiesburg Water Billing Department or online via the City's Web site at www.hattiesburgms.com. All City of Hattiesburg residents are encouraged to participate in the recycling program. Currently, the charge for this service is $3 per month. For more information, please call the City of Hattiesburg Public Works Department at 601-544-5406.
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