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Florida Statute 180.136 says as follows:
MUNICIPAL PUBLIC WORKS
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180.136 Water or sewer utilities; notice.—Before a local government water or sewer utility increases any rate, charge, or fee for water or sewer utility service, the utility shall provide notice of the proposed increase to each customer of the utility through the utility’s billing process. The notice shall state the date, time, and place of the meeting of the governing board of the local government at which such increase will be considered. The notice required in this section is in addition to any notice and public meeting requirements for ordinance adoption as provided by general law.
History.—s. 11, ch. 2000-350.
Needless to say the town hasn’t done that for the first reading of the Ordinance to increase Sewer Rates. About 7 years ago the town had the same problem. Don’t we ever learn. It is a litigatable issue. Why don’t we just do things right?