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EBMUD board to consider water, wastewater rate hikes

Proposal calls for 4% increases in each of next 2 years

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.

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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.

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EBMUD board to consider water, wastewater rate hikes

Proposal calls for 4% increases in each of next 2 years

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Uploaded: Mon, Jun 7, 2021, 4:34 pm

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.

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