Can residents fine the city for lack of garbage trucks, failure to pick up trash or tax the city for their time and labor? When you decrease minimum wage, raise taxes and criminalize being poor that leaves little money for necessities. Either could easily be the diff between being able to pay trash bill and not.
City issues $72,000 in fines for illegal dumping after using surveillance to track offenders
ST. LOUIS (KMOV.com) — As families prepare Thanksgiving dinners, cooks in the kitchen are likely throwing away more trash than usual.