Questions answered, ideas offered on Alva rate increases
April 14, 2017
Alva Mayor Kelly Parker waited with a bit of trepidation for the public hearing to begin Tuesday evening, April 11. Seats were filling quickly in the city council chambers as citizens gathered to ask questions of the Alva Utility Authority (AUA) made up of city council members. Everyone in town and many in the surrounding area will be affected by proposed increased utility rates (water, sewer, garbage).
Parker was flanked by Alva Business Manager Joe Don Dunham and four of the eight members of the utility authority board: Chris Eckhardt, Brandon Sherman, Mary Hamilton and Randy Stelling. B...