No. If the garbage levy remains on the tax bill, I will not support an additional user pay fee.
Yes. While I do not want to put further economic strain on Ottawa’s low-income populations, we do need to explore more options to incentivise the use of alternative waste systems, such as recycling and composting. As such, I would support the implementation of a user pay system for additional waste over a predetermined threshold. This must be guarded by strong equity policies, considering factors like family size. We also need containers which are protected from the weather and from animals.
Yes. Oh well developed and implemented education an incentive program will help us reduce overall city waste by residence