Tag: full-cost

Regina to Increase Water Rates to Support Capital Project Investment

Regina has announced an overall 2 per cent utility rate increase, effective January 1st, 2018, pending council approval later in December. The increase would...

Ecofiscal Commission Argues for Higher User Fees in Water Use

Canada’s Ecofiscal Commission released a new report today, Only the Pipes Should be Hidden: Best practices for pricing and improving municipal water and wastewater services....

Mississauga’s Mayor Speaks Up On The City’s New Stormwater Levy

The City of Mississauga in Ontario owns nearly $2 billion in stormwater infrastructure that must be properly maintained if we are to build a...

Ontario Environment Commissioner Recommends Full-Cost Water Pricing

Today, Ellen Schwartzel, acting environmental commissioner of Ontario, released the Commission’s Annual Report for 2014-2015 entitled, “Small Things Matter.” In it, the commissioner recommended...

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