PFLUGERVILLE, Texas - The Pflugerville City Council has voted to approve the first trash rate increase in four years.
On Feb. 25, City Council approved a $3.04 increase in the monthly trash rate, the City's first since 2016. This also includes a $0.71 increase for an extra trash cart and a $1.43 increase for an extra recycle cart, available to customers upon request.
Trash and recycling pickup in Pflugerville remains below area cities in Central Texas for similar services, says the city.
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The new rates will go in effect on March 1, with In-City trash customers paying $18.94 per month and Out-of-City trash customers paying $20.94 per month for trash service. Optional services of additional trash and recycling carts will increase to $6.83 and $3.98, respectively.
The rate change maintains current services for customers with trash pickup once a week and recycling pickup every other week.
For more information on the City of Pflugerville's trash and recycling services, visit the city's website.