There were 52 responses which is 21% of households/businesses polled, based on active water accounts of 253.
The Town Hall meeting will be held at the Masonic Lodge starting at 7:00 p.m. on Friday October 30th. The public is encouraged and invited to attend. The agenda will include a greeting from Mayor Stevie Burden, and discussion topics will include the Water Master Plan, Water Rates, and the Wheeler Citizen Advisory Committee Survey Update.
The general discussion following the agenda will contain the following highlights:
1.) A discussion concerning the findings of the Water Master Plan, recently concluded by Pace Engineering on behalf of the City of Wheeler. In particular, the Mayor (with the assistance of the City Manager if required) will discuss the recommendations of long term and near term water system improvements.
2.) There will also be an update on the status of the rate study that the City of Wheeler hopes to employ concerning water rates. The City applied for a grant to fund this study. It is also of note that water rates have not been adjusted in over 10 years within the City.
3.) The final segment will be a discussion of the updated survey results.
4.) This will be followed by a question and answer session with the public in attendance.