The East Bay Municipal Utility District is holding a public hearing Tuesday on a proposed 8% rate increase for tap water and wastewater service over the next two years.
The agency is proposing a 4% rate hike for both water and wastewater starting on the fiscal year that begins July 1 of this year and another 4% increase for the fiscal year that begins July 1, 2022.
More information about the proposal is available at ebmud.com/rates. The EBMUD board meeting starts at 1:15 p.m. and will be livestreamed at www.ebmud.com/board-meetings.
EBMUD provides drinking water to 1.4 million customers in Alameda and Contra Costa counties and wastewater treatment for 740,000 customers, including most of the San Ramon Valley.