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Residents to receive trash coupons again

For the last few years, the City of Sundance has issued a free trash coupon to each of its utility customers. This coupon has offered citizens the opportunity to bring their trash to the city’s transfer station completely free of charge on a day of their choosing.

The coupons replaced the old system of a “free landfill day”, which was a single, designated day on which tipping fees for everyone were waived. However, this was a heavy workload for the landfill attendants.

In addition, Mayor Paul Brooks said on Tuesday, it was also very difficult to figure out the best date. Either the chosen day...