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Water fee flap stalls Amsterdam's budget plan

Rate hike cap means shortage

Saturday, May 7, 2011
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The Common Council voted to restore the 3 percent cap on annual water rate increases Friday night, which opened up a $629,389 gap in the city’s 2011-12 tentative budget. The council spent the rest of the meeting trying to eliminate the gap....

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