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Town will seek more bids for trash service

by Geoff Fox

Town officials will take a second stab at getting bids from companies willing to haul trash and recycling from residents inside Hancock town limits.

Hancock officials had put out a bid request for trash collection services in town limits and only received one bid – from Apple Valley Waste, which currently collects trash in Hancock.

The bid packet was unsealed during the January town meeting.

Inside the packet were two yearly prices: $196,000 for automated collection and $227,000 for . . .