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City merger tightens budget raise water and wastewater fees each year until 2018.The current flat rate paid by residents for water and wastewater services is $90.53 and will climb to $130.40 per household in the next three years. This increase will raise an estimated...
Water, sewer fees will rise in 2015

...respectively, every July through 2018.Most Juneau residents - more than 70 percent - pay a flat rate for water and wastewater service, Public Works director Kirk Duncan said. Right now, that's $90.53 per month for both utilities combined...
City gives first public meetings on water rate study

...schedule of rate increases over 10 years and a shuffling of how to charge trailer parks and duplexes for water and wastewater services, among other things. The city assembly did not adopt all of the company's rate increase recommendations, Johnson...
Spending bills would provide $75 million for rural sanitation

...percentage of homes without plumbing, but progress is being made. About three-quarters of Alaska homes were equipped with flush toilets by last year. The state's goal is to bring water and wastewater service to all households by 2005.
Anchorage water, sewer rates likely going up

...Water and Wastewater Utility is asking for an 8 percent increase for water services and a 15 percent increase for wastewater services to pay for $60 million in facility upgrades that were completed in 2009. The Anchorage Daily News reports the...
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Cruise ship dock plans expand a little, memorial likely to move

...Quite a bit of study has also gone into utilities for the docks. In addition to replacing the water service, wastewater service will be added (which city data shows it can handle) and in the longer-term future shore power. Stone said they...
North Douglas Crossing will be on Oct. 5 ballot

...Hospital for a fiscal year 2010 operating budget shortfall. ? 8-1 approval of increasing rates for water and wastewater services. More information on those action items will be featured in an article in Wednesday's Empire. ? Contact Sarah...
Alaska in line for more federal rural sanitation money

...the percentage of unplumbed homes is still the highest in the country. The state's goal is to bring water and wastewater service to all households by 2005. Money approved this year will build new systems in villages now served only by central...


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