Memories for Wednesday, September 15, 2021
September 15, 2021
10 years ago-
September 14, 2011
City has questions about proposed meter formula, plans work meeting
The Malta City Council Tuesday night took a look at a proposed formula for billing water use utilizing meters.
Harry Whalen of Montana Rural Water presented the council with a billing system which he developed, and that he said is being used by 80 percent of municipalities in the state.
“It’s a fair and equitable way to charge for water,” Whalen said.
Whalen said meters are “the only fair way to go,” noting that water users waste a lot of water.
He said the household th...