Water rates in Flossmoor will increase by about 11 cents per thousand gallons following a price hike from Chicago at the beginning of June.
Village board members approved the increase at the June 19 meeting. Finance Director Scott Bordui told the board that the increase comes to 8 cents for water and 3 cents for sewer per month. Chicago officials announced the 1.83 percent hike on June 1, attributing it to the city’s current Consumer Price Index figure. Bordui described the increase as “modest” compared to other Chicago increases the . . .