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St. Paul Park approves slightly higher sewer, water rates


St. Paul Park residents should expect slightly higher sewer and rates for 2014.

The City Council approved the small hike in fees during its meeting last week.

Water rates, for the first 9,000 gallons per quarter, will be a minimum of $26.78, up from $25.74. Residents using an excess of 9,000 gallons per quarter will be charged $2.43 per 1,000 gallons; excess of 25,000 gallons per quarter will charge $2.70 per 1,000 gallons.

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Emily Buss
Emily Buss joined the South Washington County Bulletin in February 2013. She covers local government in Cottage Grove, St. Paul Park and Newport, along with other general assignment reporting. She holds a bachelor's degree in journalism and mass communications from Minnesota State University, Mankato.
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