Haskell R. Street Wastewater Plant | Photo courtesy EP Water

PSB to hear proposed 2020 budgets, rates on December 2nd; Public invited

Officials with the Public Service Board recently announced that the El Paso Water Fiscal Year 2019-20 Stormwater and Water/Wastewater budget hearing will be held on Monday, December 2.

The meeting is open to the public, and public comment will be available at each meeting where staff will present budget priorities and drivers.

The community will hear about EPWater budget priorities, which include securing the water supply, rehabilitating facilities, expanding  systems due to city growth and continuing infrastructure improvements for flood control.

For those who can’t make the meetings in person, they will be streamed live, while recordings of the budget meetings will also air on City TV.

The next PSB meeting is scheduled for Dec. 11 at 8 a.m., which provides an opportunity for public comment on the budget and other items.

Wednesday, Jan. 8, 2020 at 8 a.m. – EPWater budgets considered for approval by PSB at the regular monthly Public Service Board meeting.

WHAT: El Paso Water’s governing body, the Public Service Board (PSB), will hold a public meeting, where staff will present EPWater’s Operating and Capital Budget for fiscal year 2020-2021, which begins March 1, 2020.

WHERE: El Paso Water Main Office, Board Room – 4 th floor 1154 Hawkins Boulevard

WHEN: Monday, Dec. 2 at 6 p.m. – Budget Hearing (Water/Wastewater/Stormwater)