Despite concerns from residents and its own members regarding the timing, the Burbank City Council unanimously voted Tuesday to move toward increasing utility rates.
The water rate is set to increase by 1.96% in October, as well as in January and April next year. The electricity rate will increase by 1.24% in October 2021 and April 2022, while the refuse rate will increase by 2% in July 2021.
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More than 500 La Cañada Flintridge customers were affected by a power outage on Monday afternoon, according to Southern California Edison spokeswoman Mary Ann Milbourn.
The outage occurred shortly after 3 p.m. Monday, initially affecting 1,367 customers between the Foothill Freeway, Gould Avenue, Georgian Road and Oakwood Avenue. Continue reading “Power Outage Affects Hundreds in LCF”