Revenue increase proposed for infrastructure needs

Submitted by sheilac on Thu, 02/28/2019 - 09:07
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The Okanogan County PUD board is considering an increase to base charges to cover the expenses of large infrastructure projects, effective April 1, 2019. They anticipate a vote at the March 11 meeting.

Increases (monthly) include:

  • Residential: $36 to $38.81
  • Small general service: $41 to $44.20
  • Large general service: $21 to $22.64
  • Industrial: $82 to $88.40
  • Irrigation (seven months per year): $15 to $16.17
  • Frost control (per year): $122 to $131.52

The increases will bring about $700,000 in additional funds to cover the estimated $769,000 debt service.

Read the attached PDF for more information.

Revenue%20Increase%20Effective%20April%201.pdf