Monday, 06 February 2023
Login |  Register 
MSC News National Headlines Sports Top Headlines CBS US News CBS Technology
Hiawatha sewer rate increase approved
12/29/2022

(KNZA)--Sewer rates are going up for customers of the city of Hiawatha.

The City Commission Tuesday evening approved an ordinance increasing rates about 43 percent, effective with the February 1, 2023 billing.

The city says the average customer will see an about a $25 increase in their monthly sewer rate.

The minimum charge for customers inside the city limits will increase about $14 a month to $45.80, while the minimum charge for customers outside the city limits will increase about $17 a month to $55.87.

In addition, customers inside the city limits will pay a user charge of $42.67 per 1,000 cubic feet of water adn those outside the city limits will pay a user charge of $85.34 per 1,000 cubic feet of water.

The last sewer rate increase was in 2017.

The Commission also earlier this month approved a 20 percent water rate increase, which will take effect with the February billing.

The last water rate increase was in 2016.

© Many Signals Communications
You will need to be logged in to leave a comment.
Please Login

characters left

The posting of advertisements, profanity, or personal attacks is prohibited.
Click here to review our Terms of Use.



MOST VIEWED STORIES
Atchison fire leaves three businesses damaged
Suspected spy balloon spotted locally
Weekend wreck sends Atchison driver to jail
Texas woman sentenced in fatal Brown Co wreck
Firearm theft leaves three in custody
Arrest made in Atchison burglaries and thefts
Stolen car recovery leads to arrest
Lancaster man earns prison for child sex crimes
Humboldt man arrested on sexual assault charges
Wamego man identified in death investigation
Hearing set Saturday on proposal to close Wetmore school
STL man charged for Atchison theft
Suspicious death being investigated in Wamego
USD 415, track company reach settlement agreement
Falls City utility customers to receive credit after error
Hiawatha philanthropist remembered
Local magistrate judge vacancy filled
Arson ruled out in Atchison business fire probe
Nemaha County Hospital welcoming new doctor
NTSB issues initial report on plane crash near Auburn

Click Here For All Stories


LATEST STORIES
Council approves bid for sewer lift station replacement
Sawyer Brown to headline 2023 Amelia Fest
Local magistrate judge vacancy filled
Arrest made in Atchison burglaries and thefts
Courthouse replumb approved in Jefferson Co
Missouri Congressman Graves opposes WOTUS Rule
Suspected spy balloon spotted locally
Sheriff warns of scams circulating
Texas woman sentenced in fatal Brown Co wreck
Arson ruled out in Atchison business fire probe
Click Here For All Stories

©2023 MSC News
Hiawatha, Ks 66434
EEO Public Report
KNZA - KLZA - KMZA - KTNC - KAIR
Powered by Radio Media Group
172.70.175.163