As many water districts struggle with increasing costs of loans and infrastructure improvements, customers are faced with increased rates. Crescent City Water District is now facing this issue and will discuss their plans to raise water rates at a special 6 pm meeting Tues., Nov.12 at the Flynn Center in Crescent City. The proposed increase will be 60% the first year with smaller percentages each successive year for five years.
Use the player below to hear more on this this story in a news piece submitted by Sharon Wolff from the Rio Dell Times.com. This piece aired on KMUD Local News Mon., Nov. 11, 2013.