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DeKalb hikes water rates by 11% a year

By John Schaffner johnschaffner@reporternewspapers.net The DeKalb County Commission has approved a $1.35 billion, five-year water and sewer systems capital improvement program financed through an 11 percent increase each year in water/sewer rates for 2012-2014. The commissioners approved the program and rate increase Dec. 14, one day after officials announced the county had reached a proposed […]