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Study: City water, sewer rates should increase

...were complicated, and assembly members wondered out loud how to convey the results to the public.To make water and sewer utilities sustainable, rates need to be tweaked, Wilks said. Most families and businesses need to pay more, the numbers...
Board floats utility rate hike at Assembly worksession

...the Borough Assembly, sitting Monday evening as the Committee of the Whole for a worksession, to increase water and sewer utility rates by 5 percent.If the board recommendation were approved by the Assembly, rates would go up for all users effective...
Advisory board to seek more public input on utility code updates

...the advisory board would switch mobile home parks from being on a flat residential service rate for their water and sewer utilities to being on a metered rate, which mobile home park operators at the meeting said would drive up monthly utility costs...
City earmarks money for streets, airport screening

...project and construction should start next year, according to Public Works Director Joe Buck. A need for water and sewer utility upgrades is helping to drive the lower Evergreen-Angus Way project, while the Columbia Boulevard improvements are...
How to diversify Juneau's economy?

...look at the recommendations seriously." The infrastructure subcommittee met Tuesday to take inventory. "Water, sewer, utilities, airport, trails, parks, all of these are infrastructure," said committee member Brad Fluetsch, a financial...
Anchorage water, sewer rates likely going up

ANCHORAGE - The Anchorage water and sewer utility is asking state regulators to approve a rate increase next month that would raise bills for single-family homes by nearly $8...
Regional News
Agency OKs bonds for Mat-Su prison sewer project

...project creates what is essentially a brand-new town in the middle of nowhere. But how to pay for the water and sewer utilities in an area where there had mainly been residential and agricultural wells, septic systems and outhouses has been...
Scenic roadway

...acceptable that the private utility companies don't have to meet the public review process that the CBJ water and sewer utilities must meet? Go out and take a look. It is so much subtler to appreciate what isn't there than what is; but once...
Recycle center expands

...of Juneau, so they might as well take advantage of it, Buck said. A monthly charge of $4 is added to water and sewer utility bills, with $2.80 going toward hazardous waste disposal and $1.20 going toward recycling. Those off the city's...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...Bartlett Hospital, as well as the city's own water and sewer utility. ``That's exactly what's happening now with the...As for the city's divesting itself of its water and sewer utility, MacKinnon said ``the utility is a valuable asset...


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