Republic Services rates to increase on January 1, 2021; the average increase per household is $0.33 per month

Release Date: November 06, 2020
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Republic Services announced that effective January 1, 2021, Sammamish customers will see a 1.0077% increase on the service portion of their rate charged by Republic Services.  This change reflects the Washington State B&O tax increase made effective April 1, 2020. The average ratepayer will see an average increase of $0.07 cents per month.

In addition, starting January 1, 2021 the Republic Services rated charged to the City of Sammamish customers will reflect an increase up to 0.25% of the B&O tax rate on their bills. This change will reflect the annual change in the Consumer Price Index (CPI). The average ratepayer will see an increase of $0.26 cents per month.

In total, starting January 1, 2021, Sammamish customers will see an increase, on average, of $0.33 per month in their Republic Services bill.

Please see the Agenda Bill for more detail on these increases.

Any questions can be directed to Republic Services’ Customer Service at (206) 777 6441.   

 

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