County struggles with mountain of trash problem
February 6, 2020
Two proposals were presented to the Lewis County Board of Commissioners Monday, meeting in joint committee sessions. Each proposal means more money from taxpayer pockets. And no commissioner was happy about that.
Increased fees to dispose of household garbage, which must be trucked to Lewisburg beginning this month, are projected to create a $111,500 shortfall in the already tight Solid Waste Department budget.
Members of the Board, all of whom were present, determined a committee to closely review costs versus income was in order and appointments were made.
Members of the Board of Commis...