Drop in Airway Heights sewer rates recommended for 2013
Joint Land Use Study makes first appearance before City Council at Dec. 3 meeting
By JAMES EIK
Recommendations to reduce sewer rates in Airway Heights were presented at the Monday, Nov. 26 City Council study session.
City Manager Albert Tripp said rates increased as construction commenced on the wastewater treatment plant. They are currently set at $67.50 for this year.
“This rate worked progressively its way to that current funding level over the past four to five years as the city was undertaking construction for the plant,” he said.
Prior to the plant’s construction, rates in the city weren’t able to sufficiently fund the project. Other grants...