The Destin City Council accepted a contract at last night’s council meeting from the city’s current solid waste provider, Waste Management, for a five-year franchise agreement beginning Oct. 1, 2017. Three bids were recently received to provide solid waste services in the city.
With the renewal of the franchise agreement with Waste Management, Destin residents will see several changes including lower rates. Some of the terms of the contract follow:
The new rates will begin Oct. 1, 2017, and information regarding changes will be provided directly to customers in their September bill. If anyone has questions regarding garbage service, please call the city’s Public Services Department at 837-4242.