February 11, 2016

Rate changes approved for water, wastewater

The Gardner city council approved rate changes for water and wastewater at its Oct. 15, 2012 meeting. For usage in January 2013, water rates will increase 8 percent and wastewater rates will increase 11 percent. These changes will be reflected on February 2013 statements. The following is a summary of the rate changes by utility: Continue Reading

Committee hears from rural water

Mark Taylor mtaylor@gardnernews.com Gardner’s BPU Exploratory Committee is several weeks into its mission of studying the pros and cons of a Board of Public Utilities that would manage the city’s water, wastewater and electric utilities. The committee, which is chaired by Councilman Chris Morrow, was formed to study the BPU concept, determine whether it is Continue Reading