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Ex-DC Water Board Member: Plan to Ease Bills Seems Like Sham

Ex-DC Water Board Member: Plan to Ease Bills Seems Like Sham

Criticism is mounting for D.C. Mayor Muriel Bowser's plan to help ease rising water bills after a News4 I-Team investigation exposed how a growing fee is threatening churches, non-profits and other groups across the District. Read More

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Thursday, May 10, 2018
DC Water Customers Want Government to Pay Its Share of Fee

DC Water Customers Want Government to Pay Its Share of Fee

Almost every speaker at Wednesday night's Clean Rivers fee hearing agreed the government should pay its fair share, lowering bills for all water customers. Read More

Tuesday, Mar 27, 2018
First DC Water Town Hall in Ward 2 Tuesday Night

First DC Water Town Hall in Ward 2 Tuesday Night

Officials from DC Water and the District will host the first of eight town hall meetings to answer questions and hear from the public Tuesday night. Read More

Thursday, Mar 22, 2018
DC Mayor Calls Clean Rivers Fee 'Overly Burdensome'

DC Mayor Calls Clean Rivers Fee 'Overly Burdensome'

Mayor Muriel Bowser sent a letter to the head of DC Water and its board Thursday asking them to freeze water and sewer rates for at least three years. Read More

Friday, Mar 9, 2018
Proposed DC Water Rate Drop May Spike Bills for Some

Proposed DC Water Rate Drop May Spike Bills for Some

The DC Water Board is proposing a small reduction in its Clean Rivers fee. But the News4 I-Team, which has been investigating that fee for nearly a year, found the reduction might actually amount to higher bills for many... Read More

Wednesday, Jan 17, 2018
Councilwoman Calls Easing DC Water Fees a Top Priority

Councilwoman Calls Easing DC Water Fees a Top Priority

A D.C. councilwoman suggested ways DC Water can fix the problem of a skyrocketing fee after a News4 I-Team investigation. Read More

Tuesday, Dec 26, 2017
DC Would Pay 10X More in Water Fees if Billed as Residents

DC Would Pay 10X More in Water Fees if Billed as Residents

While some D.C. residents are struggling to pay skyrocketing water fees, the News4 I-Team found the District government would be paying 10 times more if DC Water calculated the government's rates the same way it does for... Read More

Monday, Dec 11, 2017
DC Roads/Sidewalks Exempt From Water Fees But Homeowners Pay

DC Roads/Sidewalks Exempt From Water Fees But Homeowners Pay

A new group of homeowners contacted the I-Team saying they are being charged Clean River water fees unfairly, forced to pay tens of thousands of dollars because the roads and sidewalks in their neighborhoods are considered... Read More

Friday, Nov 17, 2017
Experts to DC Council: Pay More for Tunnel Project

Experts to DC Council: Pay More for Tunnel Project

"I can't stop this rate from increasing, there's nothing I can do. Even if I stop running the water, the bill would just keep going up," D.C. resident Tracey Williams told council members. Read More

Tuesday, Nov 14, 2017
DC Water Reveals Skyrocketing Fees to Double by 2026

DC Water Reveals Skyrocketing Fees to Double by 2026

DC Water's board revealed the fees it charges for the Clean Rivers program are slated to double again by 2026. Read More

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