City of Beaverton Notice of Public

City of Beaverton Notice of Public Hearing Water System Rate Increases Notice is hereby given that a public meeting will be held before the City of Beaverton City Council in the Council Chambers, located at 12725 SW Millikan Way, Beaverton, Oregon on Tuesday June 6, 2017 at 6:30 p.m. on the following: Review and adoption of a 3.4% increase in the Water Consumption Rate beginning July 1, 2017. The consumption rate will increase by 10 cents from the current $2.97 per CCF to $3.07 per CCF (a CCF is 100 cubic feet of water which is equivalent to 748 gallons). The effect of the increase on single-family residence that uses 8 CCF of water per month would be $0.80 a month or $9.60 per year. Review and adoption of a 7.7% increase in the Water Base (Meter) Charge beginning July 1, 2017. The Water Base rate for the average 3/4 or 5/8 inch residential meter will increase by $1.00 per month, which is equivalent to an increase of $12.00 per year. All other meter sizes will increase proportionately. The revenues from the rate increase will be used for the water line replacement program, which is replacing and upgrading water lines in older areas of Beaverton and for the Citys proportionate share in improvements to the Joint Water Commissions Water Treatment Plant. The City Council invites testimony from interested citizens on this matter. Public Hearings are conducted in accordance with adopted procedures for these meetings. Dated this 15th of May 2017 Patrick OClaire, Finance Director City of Beaverton Publish 5/25 and 6/01/2017. BVT15898617

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Publication: OPC Legals

Section: OPC Legals

Start Date: 05/25/2017

End Date: 06/01/2017