A. The City Council may, from time to time, as provided by RCW 35.21.120, award a contract or contracts for the collection of solid waste based upon competitive bids. The City may contract with the contractor for services, including the service of billing for the charges incurred in providing the solid waste collection and disposal service by contract. The provisions of Chapter 15.05 with respect to the enforcement of the collection of utility charges shall apply whether the City or the contractor does the billing for solid waste utility services.
B. If the City provides solid waste collection and disposal by contract, the contractor shall be required to schedule such services and notify City customers of pickup schedules and changes in schedules; provided, that the minimum service for residential customers shall be once weekly collection. (Ord. 1543, 1985.)