Green Waste Collection Fines and Fees

Persons illegally dumping trash on the street or in an alley, and persons failing to follow the Green Waste Collection guidelines are subject to a progressive fine structure with fines beginning at $1,000. 

Fine and Fee Breakdowns

ViolationFine
First Violation$1,000
Second Violation (within 12 month period)$1,500
Third Violation (within 12 months of second violation)$2,000

Municipal Code

Please refer to the Municipal Code for more information (5-5.105 - Illegal Dumping, Depositing or Burying Solid Waste).

Note: Visit Green Can / Organic Recycling Program for fines and fees related to contamination in the Green Can / Organic Recycling Containers.