EWEB Seeks Input on Water Rate Increase

EUGENE, Ore. — Eugene Water and Electric Board is looking to raise water rates by more than 5 percent. It’s holding its final public hearing Tuesday before the board takes a vote. If approved, the average residential customer would pay about a $1.70 more a month. EWEB is not asking for an increase in the … Continue reading »

EWEB Approves Rate Hike

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 … Continue reading »