Posts Tagged ‘community development programs’

Utility Rate Discounts – Can a local government cut its utility customers a break?

Monday, August 17th, 2009

This is perhaps my most frequently asked question, and it comes up in a variety of contexts. Some local governments wish to provide discounted utility services (particularly water, wastewater, and solid waste) to certain targeted populations, such as low income customers, senior citizens, and veterans. Other units seek to charge lower rates to religious, educational […]