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Notice of Public Hearing: Proposed Increase to Wastewater Rates
Proposed Increase to Wastewater Rates
The Santa Cruz City Council will hold a Public Hearing
Tuesday, May 14, 2019 during the regular meeting
of the City Council at 7 p.m.
City Council Chambers
809 Center Street, Santa Cruz, CA 95060
The Santa Cruz City Council will consider adoption of a proposed increase to wastewater rates. Interested persons are encouraged to attend and comment on the issues being discussed.
The proposed rates and other details are listed here.
Written protests: Any property owner or tenant who is a customer of the City wastewater system may protest the proposed rates. Only one written protest per parcel, filed by an owner or tenant who is a customer, will be counted. Only written and signed protests that include the writer’s address and/or assessor parcel number will be be counted to determine whether a majority protest to the proposed wastewater rate increase exists. Written protests may be mailed or hand delivered to the Santa Cruz Mayor and City Council at 809 Center Street, Room 10, Santa Cruz, CA 95060 or emailed to email@example.com.
If the proposed rate increases are opposed, the protest must be submitted in writing to be counted, even if the protestor plans to attend the Public Hearing. To be counted, the protest must: 1) be in writing; 2) state opposition to the proposed rates increase; 3) identify the parcel by assessor’s parcel number or street address; 4) include the original signature of the owner of record or a tenant who is a customer of the City wastewater system service submitting the protest; 5) be received before the conclusion of the above detailed Public Hearing on May 14, 2019.
For more information, contact:
Senior Civil Engineer Steve Wolfman 831) 420-5428 or firstname.lastname@example.org