Council weighs MLGW rate hikes, reviews rules for vacancies

By , Daily Memphian Updated: February 04, 2019 4:00 PM CT | Published: February 04, 2019 3:52 PM CT

Memphis City Council members are expected to vote Tuesday on a set of gas, electric and water rate hikes that would raise the average residential utility bill 10.5 percent over a five-year period with no rate hike until January 2020.


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