Aug. 24 – This change comes after the NTMWD board of directors approved a change to the district’s budgeting method for FY 2018-19 during an Aug. 17 meeting. Member cities will pay $2.92 per 1,000 gallons during FY 2018-19 as compared to the proposed $3.06 rate. The 13 member cities currently pay $2.78 per 1,000 gallons.
Is a policy analyst for TCAP, a coalition of cities and other political subdivisions that purchase electricity in the deregulated market for their own governmental use. Because high energy costs can impact municipal budgets and the ability to fund essential services, TCAP, as part of its mission, actively promotes affordable energy policies. High energy prices also place a burden on local businesses and home consumers.