WALNUT RIDGE, AR (KAIT) - Sewer and water rates will rise in Walnut Ridge.
The city council passed an ordinance on Monday that raised sewer and water rates in the city.
Water rates will rise $4.38, and sewage rates will go up $1.80.
The reason for the increase is the city lost $33,775.05 last year.
The raise is to offset the rising cost of labor and equipment expenses.
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