The new year will mean higher fees at the transfer stations in Oneonta and Cooperstown. According to a press release from the Otsego County Solid Waste department the tip fee will increase from $65 per ton to $68 per ton. The minimum charge is $20 and that covers loads up to 588 pounds. More details on the 2018 rates are available by calling the Solid Waste Department at 607-547-4225.