Young takes mixture of MLGW rate hikes, infrastructure plan to City Hall

By , Daily Memphian Published: November 04, 2019 4:05 AM CT

The plan goes to a tough audience of City Council members Tuesday for a first look. The council has twice in the past two years rejected such rate hike requests from MLGW after debating the right balance between rate hikes in a poor city and the need to update the utility's infrastructure for one of the city's most basic services.

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