The Chesterton Town
Council will meet by Zoom at 7 p.m. Monday, Dec. 14. To attend the meeting
remotely, go to https://www.facebook.com/TownofChesterton for a link to the
At that meeting,
members will hold a public meeting on a new refuse and recycling collection
fee, coinciding with a new one-year contract with Republic Services.
Republic Servicesí bid: 2021, $18.50 per month; 2022 (optional), $19.24 per
month; and 2023 (optional), $19.98 per month. With the $2 monthly brush
collection fee assessed by town added to Republic Servicesí monthly fee,
residents would pay $20.50 per month in the first year ($18 per month
currently); $21.24 in the second year, if the contract is renewed; and
$21.98, if the contract is renewed again.
In other business,
the council will enact this winterís snow parking ban, which prohibits
parking in certain Downtown areas between midnight and 8 a.m. during
snowfalls of two inches or more.
Chief Nick Brown is expected to request next yearís ration of new squad
cars; and Clerk-Treasurer Courtney Udvare will present the 2021 holiday
schedule to members.