We want YOUR INPUT!
The City of Decatur and Decatur City Council wants to hear your thoughts on upcoming changes being considered. Please review the summary of changes, take a closer look at ordinance drafts, and leave your comments using a survey or reaching out directly to a opens in a new windowCouncil member.
Garbage/Recycling service changes
City Council will soon discuss changes to garbage and recycling services. The City is conducting two public hearings on Nov. 2 in the City Council Chambers at 5:30 p.m. The first is on proposed rate changes, the second concerns non-rate revisions to City ordinances governing garbage and recycling collection (City Code Chapter 56).
– See the opens in a new windowfull proposed revisions to Chapter 56opens PDF file , review the proposed opens in a new windowpromulgated rulesopens PDF file attached to Chapter 56
A rate hike has not been allowed since July 2021. Two local haulers have requested adjustments in their customer rates to reflect increases in labor, equipment, landfill, and other operational costs of providing services.
Nelson Park boat ramp improvements
The City is considering options to upgrade the main boat ramps at Nelson Park. Let us know your preferred option by clicking opens in a new windowhere!
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