Home owners in Okotoks need to get ready for higher utility bills from the Town next year.
Recycling fees will apply to the new mandatory pick up of organic waste and other recycling beginning Fall 2016.
With fees for waste collection at the town’s landfill operation, the cost will go up by $1 per household beginning this January.
Not everyone will see such a small increase in their waste collection bill. Those residents of Okotoks who are not registered for the Town’s recycling pick up program may actually see fees double.
Beginning in January, homes already on the roster for curbside recycling pick up will be $20.50 each month for recycling as well as garbage collection. Those households who not subscribed to this program will have to…