Recology San Benito County notified customers recently that an annual rate review will raise garbage collection rates approximately 1.1 percent effective July 1.

Yard waste collection rates will rise to $9.06 per month from $8.98, an 8 cent rise. Other examples of rate increases include an 18-cent-per-month increase in the 20-gallon refuse cart rate, 21-cent rise for the 32 gallon cart, 36 cents for the 64 gallon cart, and 55 cents for the 96 gallon cart.

Customers are billed every three months. For questions, call Recology San Benito County at 636-7500 or visit