New trash collection contract results in slight fee increase

first_imgBatesville, In. — Trash collection rates for Batesville residents will increase in January of 2018.In the last year of the current contract with Rumpke, residents have been charged $11 per month. In January that rate will increase to $12.70 per month for curb side pickup.According to the new three year contract with Rumpke the rate will increase 20-cents per year through 2020. In 2019 the rate will be $12.90 and in 2020 the rate will increase to $13.10. Resident will still use resident provided receptacles as part of the renewed deal. The contract also includes one “heavy trash” pickup once every three months.Indianapolis-based Best Way and C.G.S. Services from Morristown also submitted bids for trash collection.last_img read more

Deandre Ayton injury update: Suns rookie suffers left ankle sprain

first_imgThe 7-foot-1 center was the No. 1 pick in the 2018 draft.He is averaging 16.3 and 10.2 rebounds in his first NBA season. Suns rookie Deandre Ayton exited Saturday’s game against the Grizzlies after landing awkardly on his ankle in the third quarter.Ayton was helped off the court by trainers and eventually put into a wheelchair to go from the tunnel to the medical area near the locker room, The Athletic reported. Suns personnel put Deandre Ayton in a wheelchair to get him from the tunnel to the medical area near the locker room.— Bob Young (@BobYoungTHI) March 31, 2019The team later announced Ayton was diagnosed with a left ankle sprain, and he would not return.Injury update: Deandre Ayton will not return (left ankle sprain).— Phoenix Suns (@Suns) March 31, 2019The timetable for Ayton’s return is narrow. The Suns have just five regular-season games left and are well out of playoff contention with one of the league’s worst records.last_img read more