EUGENE, Ore– It’s official, EWEB customers will be paying more for their water and electricity.
It was a packed house as the utility board gave the approval late Tuesday night.
EWEB took public comment first, but ultimately decided to push through all the rate increases unanimously.
The electric rates will go up about 4%. Those rates will go up November 2013
The water rates, will costs customers about 20% more. They will see those rates kick in in February.
The combined increase add nearly nine dollars to the average customers bill.