Fallbrook Public Utility District approves water rate increase
Last updated 12/15/2017 at 2:57pm
The Fallbrook Public Utility District Monday, Dec. 11, voted to increase water rates by 6.5 percent for the 2018 calendar year following a busy meeting where residents packed nearly every chair.
The board voted 4-1, with Director Milt Davies dissenting, to approve the rate increase. They also approved a schedule of maximum price increases over the next five years.
FPUD’s Acting General Manager, Jack Bebee, said that the board was only voting to increase rates for the 2018 year and that future rates for each subsequent year will also have to be voted on.
He said the rates listed within...