Answering your Solid Waste questions
"Pennies Turn into Dollars"
December 3, 2020
The Lewis County Herald reached out on social media and, asking citizens to send us their questions regarding the new Solid Waste fees.
Below are the questions that were sent to us and answered to the best of my ability with the information given and by meeting with Mayor Jonah Keltner and Solid Waste Director Bradley Loveless.
Why were the solid waste fees raised?
The issue of Solid Waste was first addressed in County Commission meetings following the closure of Decatur County's landfill, to which Lewis County hauled its solid waste.
Due to its closure, the...