Sioux City says it’s on track to spend more than $80,000 this year on litter removal and clean up. Since January 1st, the city has spent 1$1,000 on litter clean up. Full Story
That might now seem alot, but the population of Sioux City is about 82,794 in 2009 According to City Data. There were 33,425 housing units, of which 31,571 were occupied. Which pretty much means that each household pays over $2,000/ year in taxpayer dollars to pick up unnecessary litter.