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Adjustment to Zone 1 Water Rates

This page contains information pertaining to the proposed adjustment to Zone 1 water rates.

Zone 1 Map

News Release

08-09-2013
05-20-2013

Notices of Public Hearing to Consider Changes to Zone 1 Water Rates

Residential Treated Water Customers
Non-Residential Treated Water Customers
Untreated Water Customers

Prop 218

In 1996, California voters approved Proposition 218, which amended the state constitution related to passage of property related fees. Proposition 218 requires the Agency to inform property owners and rate payers that 1) proposed increases are being considered; 2) clearly demonstrate the basis on which the rates are calculated; and 3) hold a public hearing at least 45 days after public notification. Water rate increases are subject to majority protest. If a majority of impacted property owners and ratepayers submit written protests, the proposed rate increases cannot be adopted. To protest, include your name, address of the impacted property (or Assessor’s Parcel number), which proposed utility service rate adjustment is being protested, and your signature. Written protest can be hand delivered at the Placer County Water Agency Business Center, located at 144 Ferguson Road or sent by mail to P.O. Box 6570 Auburn, CA 95604.

Notice of Public Hearing

On August 8, 2013 at 2 p.m. at the Placer County Water Agency Business Center, 144 Ferguson Road, Auburn, California, the Placer County Water Agency Board of Directors will hold a public hearing to consider increasing its rates and charges for the delivery of water to Agency customers in Zone 1 effective no sooner than January 1, 2014.

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Placer County Water Agency
Placer County Water Agency - 144 Ferguson Road, P.O. Box 6570, Auburn, CA 95604 - Telephone: (530) 823-4850