Solid Waste Tax
Last updated 5/24/2021 at 8:21am
While the residents of Transylvania County have been busy dealing with the challenges of the COVID-19 pandemic, our county manager has come up the idea of raising the taxes of homeowners an additional $200 per year for solid waste disposal. We are to get a sticker allowing us to take our trash to disposal sites throughout the county. Let’s try to slip this one past the goalie.
Is this really the best plan that she can think of? Really? So those of us who generate only one or less bags of trash per week are supposed to pay the same as those who fill two cans with trash. What about the res...