A judge awarded a total of nearly $5.9 million on Wednesday to three companies that claim they didn’t receive proper notification of changes in the St. Louis County trash hauling system.

St. Louis County Circuit Court Judge Barbara Wallace ordered that the county pay $4.9 million to Waste Management of Missouri, $590,00 to American Eagle Waste Industries and $384,000 to Meridian Waste Services.

The three firms provided trash services to unincorporated sections of St. Louis County when the trash hauling system was reconfigured in 2008.

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