DC Water: Rate Hike Needed to Prevent Flooding - NBC4 Washington

    DC Water: Rate Hike Needed to Prevent Flooding

    DC Water bills are expected to rise sharply in the coming years. The city is considering a massive overhaul of water systems to keep neighborhoods from flooding and raw sewage from going into local rivers. As News4's Tom Sherwood reports, the environmentally-friendly changes would also mean a new design for city streets and sidewalks. (Published Tuesday, Feb 26, 2013) DC Water bills are expected to rise sharply in the coming years. The city is considering a massive overhaul of water systems to keep neighborhoods from... See More