Board raises rates and may raise them more after further study.

By a 4-1 vote on February 27, the Board raised the $9.00 per share per month Service Availability Charge to $12.90 starting March 1.  The Board will get more information from the rate consultant before making a decision about whether and how much to change volumetric rates for consumption. The Continue reading Board raises rates and may raise them more after further study.

Board to consider 20% water rate increase.

At its next meeting, the Board will consider a consultant’s report stating that water rates need to go up 20% to balance the expense budget adopted in November.  The report proposes increasing the Service Availability Charge (payable even when no water is used) 43% from $9.00 per share per month Continue reading Board to consider 20% water rate increase.