Water flowing, cash not so much
Cheney officials say way rate increases were implemented was needed to replenish funds
Last updated 9/25/2019 at 2:53pm
Cheney's latest water increase didn't sit well with resident Mike Mulholland – and the Harvest Bluff resident let the City Council know how he felt at their Sept. 10 meeting.
Mulholland told the council during citizen comments that he wanted a "clarification and adjustment" on his latest water bill, date Aug. 30. The issue, he said, was the bill charged him for his water usage between July 15 and Aug. 15 at the new rate imposed by the council on July 23 and effective Aug. 15.
At the July 23 meeting, the City Council authorized a rate change that featured a 10 cent increase in usage rates...