A trash hauler has agreed to pay Palm Beach County’s Solid Waste Authority $111,811 to settle a dispute over thousands of tons of trash the authority says were improperly dumped in Broward County.
Republic Services, one of four trash haulers hired by the authority to remove garbage in the county’s unincorporated areas, has denied that it improperly trucked the trash. Republic has said the waste was recyclable goods, and it was not required to be deposited at a Palm Beach County facility.
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