City Utilities To Raise Rates For Combined Sewer Improvements (VIDEO)

By Rachel Martin - 21Alive

July 14, 2014 Updated Jul 14, 2014 at 11:09 PM EDT

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (21Alive) – Your city sewer rates could go up. Fort Wayne City Utility officials say a federal court order requires them to make improvements to the combined sewer system.

Utility officials say someone who uses 5,000 gallons of water each month could see an increase of $3.44 to their bill over the next five years.

For more details on how this could affect you, watch the video.

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