Infographic: 3 Ways to Address Affordability When Setting Utility Rates

As water and sewer rates outpace inflation, some utilities are facing an affordability crisis—here are 3 steps to resolve it.

One of the biggest issues facing utilities today is the affordability of their services. Water and sewer bills have gone up at 3 times the rate of inflation since 2000, while at the same time the number of low-income households has continued to rise.

IT is critical to better understand and integrate affordability into financial planning and rate-setting process.

Last Published: March 25, 2020 by Gavin

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