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MarBorg’s monopoly means

a high degree of public accountability - witness S.B.'s fabulous new contract 37% 49 votes
the trash hauler holds all the cards and will do (or not do) whatever it pleases 50% 65 votes
rates will go up for apartment-dwellers?! 11% 15 votes
129 total votes

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At least the Independent admits this is a monopoly.

No one in Santa Barbara city government will.

John_Adams (anonymous profile)
November 30, 2012 at 8:30 a.m. (Suggest removal)

And John's solution is what? To have trash trucks from 3 different companies trolling the city?

Botany (anonymous profile)
November 30, 2012 at 8:48 a.m. (Suggest removal)

If they weren't doing their job rate or unjustly raising fees then bring it up, but that isn't the case.

AZ2SB (anonymous profile)
December 1, 2012 at 3:43 p.m. (Suggest removal)

John-Adams and Ken Volok seem to be in favor of government control of everything. Kinda like Obama, with his neo-Socialist perspective.

JohnLocke (anonymous profile)
December 2, 2012 at 10:17 a.m. (Suggest removal)

JohnLocke seems to have been taken over by a pod person. I can speak for myself.

Ken_Volok (anonymous profile)
December 2, 2012 at 12:42 p.m. (Suggest removal)

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