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Council gets options for new Albany fee

Written March 22nd, 2021 by Hasso Hering

A new utility fee averaging $9 a month for residences and $18 for commercial accounts would raise around $2.7 million a year toward supporting city services, the Albany City Council was told on Monday.


Election may affect Albany ‘fee’ next year

Written September 23rd, 2020 by Hasso Hering

Albany officials have the green light to prepare a city utility fee to help support the parks, libraries and police and fire departments. But whether or when the new fee starts depends on decisions yet to be made, either by the voters or by the council alone.


 
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