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Pa. House panel revisits utility privatization law as consumers face soaring water and sewer bills

BY: - December 12, 2023

Water and sewer bills for thousands of Pennsylvania consumers have soared by triple digits since a 2016 law changed the way municipal utilities are valued when for-profit companies buy them, a state House panel heard Tuesday. The law allows municipal water and sewer utilities to negotiate with for-profit utilities for the fair market value rather […]