EUGENE, Ore. -- The Eugene Water and Electric Board said it will raise its rates for Eugene residents starting in 2013.
EWEB held a hearing on the proposed increase of around $8 on Tuesday night, addressing concerns for and against the rate hike.
After the hearing EWEB commissioners unanimously aproved the proposal.
Customers will likely pay $5 more per month for water and $4 more a month for electric.
The increase is set to take effect in February.