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Santa Clarita Valley Sewer Officials OK Rate Hike

Santa Clarita Valley Sewer Officials OK Rate Hike

Santa Clarita Valley sewer officials approved a rate hike for local ratepayers Monday as what officials called the most “cost-effective solution” to solve a state-mandated chloride limit. The state’s Regional Water Quality Control Board set a limit for the amount of chloride, or salt, that can be in the water sent from local treatment plants to downstream users in Ventura County. “Theres nothing here that I’m comfortable with, but I will say this -- there is no choice,” said Santa Clarita Mayor Laurene Weste, who holds one of three spots on the county board that approved the rate hike, at Monday's hearing. “There is no choice but to find a way to get the lowest cost to the ratepayer.”

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Sanitation District To Host Meeting On Fee Increase For Sewage Treatment

Sanitation District To Host Meeting On Fee Increase For Sewage Treatment

Santa Clarita Valley Sanitation District officials are hosting Wednesday the first of several informational meetings about our sewage treatment ahead of a deadline for what officials are calling a much-needed fee increase for state-mandated chloride facilities. Don’t miss a thing. Get breaking Santa Clarita news alerts delivered right to your inbox. The SCV Sanitation District, which is responsible for the treatment ...

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Water Official Discusses Chloride Plan For Santa Clarita Valley Ratepayers

Water Official Discusses Chloride Plan For Santa Clarita Valley Ratepayers

A local water official weighed in Thursday on the options deemed feasible for the Santa Clarita Valley’s watershed, which were released by Santa Clarita Valley Sanitation District engineers this week.  Don’t miss a thing. Get breaking Santa Clarita news alerts delivered right to your inbox. The plans are to make sure our runoff meets state-mandated chloride levels, and to avoid what could ...

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