Proposition Y http://news.stlpublicradio.org en MSD board expected to finalize series of rate increases http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/msd-board-expected-finalize-series-rate-increases <p>Today, the board of trustees of the Metropolitan St. Louis Sewer District is expected to finalize a series sewer rate increases - the <a href="http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/voters-overwhelmingly-approve-msd-bond-issue">result of voter approval</a> of Proposition Y on June 5.</p><p>MSD spokesperson Lance LeComb says those increases will slowly phase in over the next four years, like this:</p> Thu, 14 Jun 2012 21:06:29 +0000 VĂ©ronique LaCapra 3914 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org MSD board expected to finalize series of rate increases Voters overwhelmingly approve MSD bond issue http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/voters-overwhelmingly-approve-msd-bond-issue <p><strong>Updated at 7:30 a.m. Wednesday to correct election date error and add vote totals.</strong></p><p>There was sparse voter turnout but overwhelming support for a major bond issue Tuesday that will allow the Metropolitan St. Louis&nbsp; Sewer District, to gradually increase rates to pay for necessary upgrades.</p> Wed, 06 Jun 2012 05:21:34 +0000 Tim Lloyd 3852 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Voters overwhelmingly approve MSD bond issue Sewer bills will go up - vote tomorrow will determine how much http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/sewer-bills-will-go-vote-tomorrow-will-determine-how-much <p>Customers of the Metropolitan St. Louis Sewer District can expect a bigger bill in July.&nbsp; A <a href="http://www.stlouisco.com/portals/8/docs/document%20library/elections/eresults/EL120605/FIO_120605.pdf">vote tomorrow</a> will determine if those increases are gradual or immediate.</p> Mon, 04 Jun 2012 11:49:54 +0000 Tim Lloyd 3840 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Sewer bills will go up - vote tomorrow will determine how much