2022-23 Proposed Commercial Landfill, Compost and Recycling Rates

2022-23 Proposed Commercial Landfill (Garbage), Compost (Organics) and Recycling Collection Services Rates

Notice of Public Hearing
June 14, 2022 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 landfill (garbage), compost (organics) and recycling collection services rates increase for FY 2022-23. 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

Proposed FY 2022-23 commercial landfill, compost and recycling collection services rates

Proposed Increase in Commercial Rates 

An increase of 1.56% 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

  2022/23 (Proposed) Monthly Increase
Solid Waste (3yd bin) $441.73 $6.79
Recycling (3 yd bin) $265.02 $4.07
Organics (3yd bin) $265.02 $4.07
Organics (64-gal cart) $48.95 $0.75

The complete list of the proposed FY 2022-23 commercial landfill, compost and recycling collection services rates is available for viewing by clicking on the following link:

Proposed FY 2022-23 commercial landfill, compost and recycling collection services rates

The complete list of the current FY 2021-22 commercial landfill, compost and recycling collection services rates is available for viewing by clicking on the following link:

Current FY 2021-22 commercial landfill, compost and recycling collection services rates


For additional information regarding the proposed rate increase, contact Cliff Feldman at (510) 675-5466 or CliffF@unioncity.org