Lake Wylie Customers Could be Facing Rate Hike

Posted December 7, 2017 12:53 pm | Filed under Featured, Local News, News

Lake Wylie customers could be facing a rate hike as York County is negotiating with Carolina Water Service to acquire its local system.

Carolina Water has has asked the South Carolina Public Service Commission for new higher water and sewer rates statewide, which means base water rates would increase from 15 to 18 percent for residential and commercial customers.

It would increase 3 percent for every 100 thousand dollars.  The rate was received on November 10th and a final date for the decision has not been set.