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Water Rate and Debt Fee Increase

Debt Fee Increase for Water Bills for 4th Quarter 2018

The Bond Debt Fee has been changed for this billing cycle.  By vote of the Board of Water Commissioners on October 29, 2018, the "Bond Debt Fee" has been changed to a "Debt Fee" and includes the loan for the acquisition of 585 Main Street, as approved by vote of the Special District Meeting on October 10, 2018. 

 The Debt Fee of $53.00, charged quarterly per unit, is comprised of the following projects:

                               Project           Cost  Per Unit 
 North Acton Water Treatment Plant  $  6,000,000   $14.75
16 Knox Trail land acquisition and    
        Hayward and Stow new water mains  $  2,135,000  $   7.00
  South Acton Water Treatment Plant   $13,470,000  $ 22.25
 585 Main Street land acquisition  $  1,095,000  $   9.00

                               

 An interesting YouTube video was recently published by Alliance for Water Efficiency, helping to explain the costs of delivering a consistent, reliable flow of safe and affordable drinking water to your faucet.