Wednesday, January 22, 2014

Get Ready Apartment Owners: Portland Water/Sewer Rates Likely To Increase 5% (Again) In 2014

The Oregonian reported today that although the City Council doesn't formally vote on a rate increase until May.  Last year, water/sewer bills increased 4.8% last year, and this year's target is 5% or less.

Meanwhile, Portlanders for Water Reform have submitted a signed initiative petition stripping utility oversight from the City Council. It will likely be up for a vote in May.

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