The South Central Iowa Solid Waste Agency has announced that tipping fees will remain the same through the middle of 2013. That fee is currently at $40 per ton, with a minimum charge of $10.
The Agency also reports they set a new record in 2011 with 21,153 pounds of household chemicals collected in special collections. This includes almost 9000 pounds between Knoxville, Pella, and Pleasantville. Those collections will return to Pella in April and Knoxville in July.
The South Central Iowa Solid Waste Agency is also now able to safely accept asbestos. For more information, call 828-8545.