Benton City Council Approves Trash Services Renewal with Republic Services

BENTON — The Benton City Council has renewed its city trash contract with Republic Services at Monday night’s meeting.

The renewal will keep Republic as the city’s trash service provider for four more years.

The council also approved to advertise a maintenance position in the city water department.

Dates were also approved for the city’s Fall Festival and the Festival of Lights. Fall Festival will take place on October 26th at Benton Park. The Festival of Lights will take place on December 7th, with the located to be determined.

The council will meet again on Monday, September 8 at 6 p.m.