Frontier Waste Solutions takes over as the city of Gonzales’ solid waste collection and disposal service provider on March 1. Delivery of the new Frontier trash cans begun on Feb. 20 and should be completed by Feb. 28.
According to the city, there should be no service interruptions for residents. The city did note that with the new service provider, the bulk pick-ups per year drop from four to one.
Agreed upon by the Gonzales City Council at its Jan. 9 meeting, Frontier took over the city’s trash collection from Texas Disposal Services. The cost per month to use one trash cast and one recycle cart in city limits drops from $18.68 to $14.25 under Frontier. According to a figure compiled by the city, total savings on carts with the Frontier bid came to $181.943.64.