Commercial Recycling

2020-21 Proposed Commercial Solid Waste Collection Rates

Notice of Public Hearing
June 9, 2020 at 7:00pm
Council Chamber at City Hall
34009 Alvarado-Niles Road, Union City, CA 

The City Council will conduct a Public Hearing to consider all public comment in support of and in opposition to the proposed solid waste, organic waste and recycling rates increase for FY2020-21. At the end of the public hearing, if written protests have been submitted on behalf of a majority of the parcels subject to the proposed rates, the City Council will not adopt the proposed rates.

Public Hearing Notice and Protest Ballot

Complete list of proposed solid waste, organics and recycling rates for FY2020-21

Proposed Increase in commercial rates 

An increase of 2.59% is proposed for commercial customers billed monthly by Republic Services. The table below shows the most common service levels and proposed rates if the containers are serviced one time a week.

Monthly Rate for Commercial Collection Services

  2020/21 (Proposed) Monthly Increase
Solid Waste (3yd bin) $424.13 $10.70
Recycling (3 yd bin) $254.47 $6.42
Organics (3yd bin) $254.47 $6.42
Organics (64-gal cart) $47.00 $1.19

The complete list of the proposed commercial solid waste, organic waste and recycling rates is available for viewing by clicking on the following link:

Proposed solid waste, organics and recycling rates for FY2020-21

For additional information regarding the proposed rate increase, contact Roberto Munoz @ (510) 675-5466 or robertom@unioncity.org