Automated trash collection doesn’t benefit residents

The automated garbage collection system being introduced, of what benefit is this to the users?

To the editor,

Re: Automated collection would raise garbage rates, June 15.

The automated garbage collection system being introduced by the city, of what benefit is this to the users?

The benefit for the city is of course charging more for the same service. No difficulty from the city to find ways to spend money without any apparent benefit to the home owners, but on the bright side it is not the million dollars blown on the multiplex plan.

R. Stead, Nanaimo

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