The Public Utility Board invites the public to attend a information session on the proposed rate increases on Tuesday, February 24 at the TPU Building Auditorium at 6:30 p.m.
This round-table will feature a TPU Staff presentation on how the rates are determined and allow time for public comment.
The proposed adjustments include the following:
- Rate increase of an estimated average of $2.20 per month for Tacoma Power residential customers in 2015.
- Tacoma Water residential customers who live in Tacoma will see an estimated average increase of about $2.60 per month that includes a flat monthly fee of about $1 included in their bill to cover the cost of fire hydrant service.
- Tacoma Water residential customers who live outside of Tacoma will see an estimated increase of about $2.10 per month.