February 28, 2022–8:46 a.m.
The Rome City Commission considers a water and sewer rate hike when they meet tonight.
The rate schedule includes a 9% rate increase for water and sewer rates per unit and minimum charges.
An automatic 9% increase shall be applied each year effective January 1st for the following three years.
That will be followed by an automatic 3% increase to be applied each year effective January 1, 2026, for a period of six years ending on December 31, 2031. You can see the new rates and how they will affect you HERE.
Tonight’s Rome City Commission meeting begins at 6:30 p.m. at Rome City Hall.