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Keedysville Water Commission

August 1, 2016

The monthly meeting of the Keedysville Water Commission was called to order at 7:40pm, with the following members present: Commission Chairman Barry Levey, Commission Members Ken Lord, Gina Ellis, Judy Kerns and Dave Bajuscak and Town Administrator Rick Bishop

Minutes for July, 2016 were read and approved.

General Fund Report was $88,933.69.

Mr. Levey noted meter replacements.

Mr. Levey noted the flushing of all the fire hydrants in Town, that recently took place.

Mr. Levey noted the desire by the Maryland Department of the Environment to have all water systems move to a tiered rate billing system, in order to encourage water conservation. He also noted the need to increase Keedysville's revenue from the system due to the higher costs of operating the system. He also would like to build in an automatic 1% annual increase in the rates.

Meeting adjourned at 8:02pm.

Richard Bishop
Town Administrator