Republic Services was awarded the contract for for the Village of Ottawa residential trash service. Their contact information is 1-800-491-1115. The new contract with Republic will begin on April 1, 2016. This means the rates will not change until then. The new rates will be: $15.17 per household per month for recycling and unlimited weekly trash and will include one "bulk" item per week. The rate will be $13.80 per month for recycling and unlimited trash collection and will include one "bulk" item per week for those 62 years and older. Republic will also provide a bag service rate of $2.25 per bag for those not subscribing to the weekly service. These bags are available at the Municipal Building on Oak Street.