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Zone 7 adopts 5.5% annual water rate increases through 2026

Original post made on Nov 23, 2022

Pleasanton is set to see a 5.5% rise in the annual rates for wholesale water services from the Zone 7 Water Agency for each of the next four years after its Board of Directors voted 5-2 to approve the price increase last week.

Read the full story here Web Link posted Tuesday, November 22, 2022, 12:08 AM

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Posted by vp
a resident of Livermore
on Nov 23, 2022 at 1:02 am

vp is a registered user.

This is an atrocious press release hogwash. No consideration is given to already high spending or living within a budget by Zone 7 and rate increases are picked from our pockets year after year by this monopoly water agency.

Posted by Robertbush81
a resident of Mohr Park
on Nov 23, 2022 at 8:28 am

Robertbush81 is a registered user.

A lot confusing stuff here. The water table is in decline with nasty chemicals going in. We get a minimum of a 31% increase over the next 5 years. Are all areas 80% or more reliant on the delta projected to experience 31% minimum increase over the next 5 years?

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