What are the rates for Solid Waste collections?
CHAPTER 16 - REFUSE | Code of Ordinances | South Bend, IN | Municode Library
The City shall charge the owner or occupant of each occupied residence within the City for the collection and disposal of residential refuse according to the following schedule:
Rates and Charges.
MONTHLY RATES One-family dwelling $13.98 One-family dwelling Outside City of South Bend Limits $18.17 Two-family dwelling** $21.92 Three-Family dwelling** $29.86 Four Family Dwelling** $37.82 Senior rate*** $8.39 Senior rate*** Outside City of South Bend Limits $10.49 Commercial $18.17 Yard Waste Weekly Service**** $3.50 Additional Trash Container (per container) $7.94 Additional Yard Waste Container (per container) **** $3.50 Fees Per Incident Tote Replacement Fee $50.00 Special Trash Collection per cubic yard $20.00 Special Yard Waste Collection per cubic yard $10.00 Return Trip Fee $10.00 Contamination Fee $10.00 Administrative Fee $10.00
* Until further amended.
** With one water meter.
*** Where one resident/occupant of the account has submitted to the Board of Public Works proof of address and proof of being age sixty-five (65) or older. No owner age sixty-five (65) or older of multiple properties may claim more than one senior discount.
**** Charge for the yard waste season which is billed monthly for weekly service during the months of April through November.
When is Trash Service Rates occurring?
All flat rates are billed on the monthly utility bill. Any recurring charges such as additional bins for trash or yard waste go on the monthly bill as well. Extra trash pickup charges, bin replacement and contamination fees, and return trip fees are added to the utility bill on date of services rendered.