Lee County Solid Waste rates are calculated to recover the cost of providing solid waste collection, disposal and recycling services to its customers.
|Service Area 1||Bonita Springs, Town of Fort Myers Beach, Estero||$286.27|
|Service Area 2||South Fort Myers - West, Iona/McGregor, Captiva, Estero||$274.90|
|Service Area 3||South Fort Myers - East, San Carlos Park, Villas, Estero||$302.52|
|Service Area 4||East, Lehigh Acres, Alva||$298.95|
|Service Area 5||Pine Island, North Fort Myers||$319.02|
|Service Area 6||Boca Grande||$257.23|
|Service Area 7||Outer Islands|
|1. Incorporated Residential (per unit)||$30.89|
|2. Multi-family Residential (per unit)||$14.34|
|3. Recreational Vehicle (RV) Parks (per lot)||$ 2.33|
|4. Business and Institutions (per square ft.):|||
| Generation Category A||$0.00457|
| Generation Category B||$0.01562|
| Generation Category C||$0.02666|
| Generation Category D||$0.09747|
| Generation Category E||$0.19494|
Note: An administrative billing charge of $2.55 per account will be added to the assessments for properties in items 1 - 4.
|*Ratepayers can realize a 4 percent discount by using the tax collector's early payment procedure.|||
|MSW Tipping Fee (with Disposal Facility Assessment)||$78.57/ton|
|MSW Gate Fee ||$59.96/ton|
The above rates are reviewed annually by Lee County Board of County Commissioners and became effective on Oct. 1 of each year with the adoption of a Resolution. View the approved FY23 Rate Resolution.
The following approved rates increased effective Oct. 1, 2022
|Asphalt Shingles (Buckingham)||$75/ton||$15.00|
A solid waste revenue sufficiency study was performed on the Solid Waste Department in 2022.