The council is continuing to honor the franchise agreement and its pending increase despite the March 4 revelation that San Francisco City Attorney Dennis Herrera announced it had filed a lawsuit against Recology San Francisco. File photo by John Chadwell.

Recology seeks rate increase amid massive S.F. lawsuit

San Benito County Supervisor Peter Hernandez calls for a local investigation into the company, whose San Francisco branch was forced to reimburse customers $94.5 million in overcharges.