'Way too much, way too quick'
• Public comments on utility rate increase
August 13, 2017
"This is way too much, way too quick," said James Stallings during Wednesday's public hearing on proposed Alva utility rate increases. His comment reflects the attitude expressed by those speaking to the Alva City Council. A video of the entire hour-long meeting may be viewed at AlvaReviewCourier.com.
The hearing gave utility users a chance to ask questions and express their views before the city council puts the rates to a vote on Aug. 21. Although this was the final chance to speak to the council as a whole, Mayor Kelly Parker encouraged anyone with questions or concerns to speak with cou...