Coffee County Garbage Collection Bill

Legal action may soon be taken against those in Coffee County who haven't been paying their monthly garbage bills.

Monday the Coffee County commission unanimously gave the go ahead to either purse these individuals in small claims court or give their names to an outside collection agency.

Mark dunning industries of Brundidge will cease pick-up service when its contract with Coffee County ends September 30th.

In order to keep monthly rates down in the future, the board agreed to purse those who don't pay.

There are approximately 400 homeowners out of 6000 county garbage customers that are delinquent in paying.