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Van Buren Public Water and Sewer System Rate Increases effective April 1, 2024

March 04, 2024

City of Van Buren Public Water and Sewer System Rate Increases effective April 1, 2024


Arkansas Act 605 of 2021 for the Oversight of Retail Water Providers requires and establishes specific criteria for periodic rate studies "based on the guidelines of the American Water Works Association and the Water Environment Federation" and that "Rate Studies performed shall be an objective and unbiased review of the provider's fiscal status." 

The Rate Studies shall include: Reports containing the following information for the current year and projections for the next five years:

  1. A comprehensive cost analysis, including:
    1. Operations and maintenance (O&M) expenses;
    2. Financing expenses,...

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Beat the Backyard Bugs

Beat the Backyard Bugs

May 01, 2024

As May ushers in warmer weather and longer days, many of us eagerly anticipate spending time in our backyard sanctuaries. However, pesky bugs and insects can quickly put a damper on outdoor enjoyment. From mosquitoes and flies to ants and ticks, backyard bugs can be a nuisance and, in some cases, pose health risks.

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