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Lake County Commissioners Vote for 30% Discount on Water and Sewer Bills for Low Income Senior Citizens

PAINESVILLE, Ohio, February 22, 2024– The Board of Commissioners and the Department of Utilities approved to increase the discount on water and sewer bills to all qualifying senior citizens from 25% to 30%. This decision comes as part of ongoing efforts to aid those in need. 

Commissioner John T. Plecnik previously proposed a 25% discounted rate unanimously adopted on November 18, 2021. The Board of Commissioners now proposes the discounted water rate should increase from 25% to 30%, to serve the needs of senior citizens in Lake County, especially those facing the scourge of inflation and other economic challenges. Please click here to read the entire press release.