Water Rates Going Up in Ukiah

Water rates are going up in Ukiah…With the City Council’s approval of a plan to steadily raise water rates over five years, the first of the increases will show up on bills in June. The Ukiah Daily Journal reports that residents are currently charged 2.73 for one hundred cubic feet of water. In June, that will bumps up to $2.86. In five years, the cost will be eighteen percent higher at $3.22. The plan also calls for a drought surcharge.