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Residential Garbage Collection Fees
Service Fee Overview
Container Size Collections Per Week Monthly Residential
 Recycling Rate 
Monthly Trash Collection Rate  Extra Collection Fee Overloaded
60-Gallon 1 $3.24  $14.05 $10.81 $10.81 
90-Gallon 1 $3.24  $21.08 $10.81 $10.81 

The rental fee for a wildlife-resistant trash containers is $4 per month for four years.  Once you start using a bear can, you cannot change back to a regular can in this four year period.

Other Garbage Collection Fees
Garbage Collection Item Fee 
Bulk Trash Pickup call 375-4861 $90 plus $10 per appliance
Residential missed trash pickups (due to inaccessible can on regular pickup day).  There is also this fee for an overloaded residential can.  It is overloaded if the lid will not close. $10.81
Lost or stolen containers No cost if the customer files a police report at (970) 385-2900 and provides City Operations with the case number; City Operations can be reached at (970) 375-5004. Without a case number, the cost to replace the can is:
  • $65 for a 60-gallon can
  • $75 for a 90-gallon can
Damaged containers
  • $65 for a 60-gallon can 
  • $75 for a 90-gallon can
  • $165 for a 60-gallon bear can
  • $185 for a 90-gallon bear can
Special Events Contact Mike Kelly at (970) 375-7331 for more information.
Temporary Containers
These containers can be delivered to your city location and can stay for 2 months. There is a delivery fee and a fee for each time the container is dumped. You must call, 375-5004, to make arrangements to have the temporary container dumped. If the temporary container is not dumped in a month time period then a service fee of $25.00 will be added to the bill and the city will pick-up the temporary container.
  • $21.63 for Delivery Fee