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July 6, 2000

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Water Rate Increase Outside New York City

PUBLIC NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN pursuant to Section 1045-j(3) of the Public Authorities Law, that after a public hearing held on June 6, 2000, in accordance with the provisions of such law, the New York City Water Board (the "Board") has, at its meeting held on June 22, 2000, adopted a resolution providing for the following rate increases, which will become effective July 1, 2000:

  1. The regulated rate for water supply, from either the Croton or Catskill/Delaware systems, provided to users outside the City of New York (the "City") will be increased from $383.78 per million gallons ("MG") to $414.37 per MG.

  2. The rate for water supply provided to users outside of the City which exceeds the allowance quantities of water set forth in Section 24-360 of the Administrative Code of the City shall be continued at a level equal to the in-City metered rate of $1,751.34 per MG as of July 1, 2000.

The rate increases will take effect July 1, 2000. A copy of the revised Rate Schedule is available for inspection by the public during regular business hours at the offices of the New York City Water Board, 59-17 Junction Boulevard, 8th Floor, Corona, NY 11368.

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NYC Department of Environmental Protection
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59-17 Junction Boulevard
19th Floor
Flushing, NY 11373

(718) 595-6600