Miami-Dade County Water & Sewer Rate Hikes Start

Apr 14, 2014 No Comments by

To raise money to fix an underfunded system that has been rife with unlawful discharges from weak and leaky pipes and system overflows. rate hikes have started with annual increases planned for the next three years. CLICK ON THE HEADLINE FOR MORE

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Miami-Dade County Could Raise Water Bills 33 Percent Over Next Five Years

May 13, 2013 No Comments by

As County leaders search for ways to pay for a 12-year, $12.6 billion plan to fix thousands of miles of crumbling underground water pipelines and three degraded main sewage treatment plants, residents could see their typical quarterly bill rise to $180 from $135, or an increase of 33 percent CLICK ON THE HEADLINE FOR MORE

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New Long-Term Bill For Miami-Dade Water And Sewer Repairs Could Top $12 Billion

Sep 19, 2012 No Comments

The county’s aging sewage system has ruptured more than 65 times over the past two years, spilling over 47 million gallons of untreated human waste into waterways and streets from South Dade to the Broward County line. CLICK ON THE HEADLINE FOR MORE

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Feds Fine Miami Dade; Faulty Sewer Pipes WILL Lead To Rate Hikes

May 08, 2012 No Comments

Federal environmental regulators are demanding repairs and upgrades that could cost upwards of a billion dollars. CLICK ON THE HEADLINE FOR MORE

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