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Notice of Water Rate Increase

Posted: Wed Sep 27 2017 8:37 AM

New rates were adopted by the City on August 10, 2017 and became effective on November 1, 2017. The new rates are $30.00 base rate and $7.00 per 1000 gallons. Those customers living outside city limits are 1 1/2 times the above listed new rates. Additional information regarding the rate change can be found at City Hall, City of Blanco, at 300 Pecan St., Blanco, TX 78606 or by calling the City at 830-833-4525.

Below is the relevant statute from the Water Code:

(i) The governing body of a municipally owned utility or a political subdivision, within 60 days after the date of a final decision on a rate change, shall provide individual written notice to each ratepayer eligible to appeal who resides outside the boundaries of the municipality or the political subdivision. The notice must include, at a minimum, the effective date of the new rates, the new rates, and the location where additional information on rates can be obtained. The governing body of a municipally owned utility or a political subdivision may provide the notice electronically if the utility or political subdivision has access to a ratepayer's e-mail address.

Mayor Martha Herden