How your solid waste fee ballooned to $30 a month

By , Daily Memphian Updated: April 25, 2021 11:20 AM CT | Published: April 25, 2021 4:00 AM CT

Here is the history behind the city’s solid waste fee and how it compares to what the city’s new private contractor for Area E is being paid and what the previous contractor was being paid.

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Bill Dries

Bill Dries covers city government and politics. He is a native Memphian and has been a reporter for more than 40 years.

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