Study Suggests Water Hike
City Facing Consistent Shortfall Between Revenue, Expenses
Posted: December 11, 2012 at 5 a.m.
An engineering firm hired by Bentonville to study its water and sewer rates recommends the city increase its sewer rates by 25 percent over the next two years.
By The Numbers
Bentonville Wastewater Rates
Current Proposed 2013 Proposed 2014
Facility Charge $10.60 $12.19 $13.41
Consumption Costs* $6.08 $6.99 $7.69
*per 1,000 gallons
Source: City of Bentonville
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