ADVISORY: Public Works to Host Open House on Water Resources Rates, Fees and Affordability Program Study Goals


October 28, 2019



Robert Goulding



Public Works to Host Open House on Water Resources Rates,  Fees and Affordability Program Study Goals


Burlington, VT – Public Works and its Water Resources Division are hosting an open house for the public as part of an ongoing rate affordability study. Equity, affordability, and sustainability are priorities of the Administration, and this open house will discuss ways to continue work toward those values as well as topics raised by a City Council resolution earlier in 2019.


  • How utility bills fund critical water, wastewater and stormwater programs
  • Critical projects Water Resources is working on and planning for the future; and
  • Initial public input on affordable and equitable ways to pay for these vital programs and projects.


Interviews Available

Public Works Director Chapin Spencer and Division Director Megan Moir are available on Monday, October 28 and Tuesday, October 29 for interviews.



WHAT:              Public meeting, presentation, open house with Public Works’ leadership and Burlington’s Water Resources staff

WHO:                DPW Director Chapin Spencer

                            Division Director Megan Moir, DPW Water Resources

                            DPW Water Resources Staff

WHEN:               Public Meeting, Tuesday October 29, 6-8PM

                               DPW Leadership available October 28th and 29th for interviews

WHERE:           Contois Auditorium, Burlington City Hall


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