North Carolina Utility Uses Water and Wastewater Dashboard to Justify Rates
As the EFC released the 2014 update of the North Carolina Water and Wastewater Rates Dashboard, one NC utility partnered with the media to communicate the current state of their water rates and set the stage for proposed rate increases. The Cape Fear Public Utility Authority (CFPUA) recently published a press release that details where CFPUA's rates stand in comparison with utilities across the state. The announcement led to significant press coverage and publicity for CFPUA's public meeting to consider rate proposals for the 2015 fiscal year.
- Read the CFPUA Press release
- Article in StarNews Online
- Article on WECT.com
- Article in Port City Daily
To learn more communications strategies for water utilities, read our recent blog post: 8 Communications Strategies to Help Water Utilities Get the Rates They Need.