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WATER RATE REFUND PRELIMINARY SETTLEMENT
On April 25, 2017, the City was sued over the residential water rate structure. The City and the proponents of the lawsuit have reached a preliminary settlement.
The below fact sheet is intended to provide information related to the preliminary settlement agreement. The Settlement agreement is not final, although information on the proposed settlement has been reported in the newspaper. The City is providing this information to avoid any confusion.
The parties will continue to work to finalize the settlement and when it is finalized it will be publicly released. It is anticipated that the final settlement will be consistent with the terms described in the below fact sheet. The City will further apprise the rate payers on the timing and process for refunds and how the settlement may affect individual residential users.