The City of Fort Dodge is getting closer to unveiling a new garbage collecting and recycling system. Public Works Director Greg Koch says the new system will begin on February 3, while sanitation customers will be receiving new containers next week. Koch says delivery of the two 96-gallon containers will begin on January 20:
Residents can get rid of the old binds by calling the Public Works office or taking them to the central garage. The trash pickup schedule will continue as normal, but recycling pickup will be every other Wednesday.