Public input should be in person
Last updated 11/4/2020 at 10:35am
Editor's note: The following letter was submitted before the Fountain City Council met last Tuesday to consider an electric rate increase. The council did vote unanimously to approve the measure.
How can Fountain City Council have a public hearing without the public present? The issue before City Council is the approval of a proposed 4-percent utility rate increase. I understand it's a new way to do business and that Council must follow the rules for our health safety. For Director Blankenship to schedule a public information meeting regarding the proposed rate increase a few minutes before...