Weight change not supported
December 18, 2019
A request to reduce the annual weight limit residents have at the city’s solid waste transfer station did not receive support during a workshop meeting last week.
The Green River City Council spoke about the request after Michelle Foote, Wyoming Waste Systems’ general manager in Rock Springs, said the company wasn’t making as much money as initially believed. She said the company anticipated more people meeting the 1,800-pound weight limit initially set.
“Bottom line, we’re not making money,” she said.
The weight limit was set when WWS took over the city’s solid waste division...