Traverse City Record-Eagle

December 11, 2012

Coming Wednesday: Septage treatment fee may rise

— TRAVERSE CITY — Septic tank owners could see the cost of disposing of their waste increase by 50 percent next year.

The Grand Traverse County Board of Public Works will consider boosting the price of septage treatment from 12 cents a gallon to 18 cents a gallon to cover financial losses at the county septage plant.

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