WENATCHEE — A series of water rate increases is coming to Wenatchee starting next year.
The city will increase the rates by 3 percent a year starting next year and continuing for the next five years. A 3 percent increase equates to about 86 cents more per month for a typical single family home.
The goal is to promote water conservation and cover the city’s expenses for operating the water department.
But the city will still have one of the…