Loading...
You are here:  Home  >  'rate increase'
rate increase
Latest

Improvements to East Providence’s water system would come with rate increase, quarterly charge

By   /  March 7, 2014  /  Government & Politics, News  /  3 Comments

water tower

EAST PROVIDENCE — Department of Public Works Director Steve Coutu gave the City Council another update on the status of East Providence’s drinking water system Tuesday night, March 4, a detailed analysis of needed fixes and the anticipated costs of the improvements. Mr. Coutu, speaking to the Council about the system for the second week […]

Read More →
Latest

Is BCWA giving ratepayers all the information?

By   /  December 31, 2012  /  Letters to the Editor, Opinion  /  2 Comments

To the editor: BCWA has proposed rate increases that, by the fifth year, compound out to about 31 percent. This is in addition to the 2010 rate increase. And all of it in a bad economy. BCWA’s alleged support for the 31 percent rate increase — their Clean Water Infrastructure Plan (Plan) for FY2014 to FY2033 […]

Read More →
Latest

Gallison to push for more public notification by BCWA

By   /  December 19, 2012  /  News  /  1 Comment

On Thursday night, rate increases won’t be the only topic brought up at the Bristol County Water Authority public hearing. Adequately notifying the public of rate hike meetings will also be brought to the podium. Although the BCWA did post the meeting in advance of the 48 hour legal requirement, Representative Raymond Gallison feels that […]

Read More →