GICES: Proposed Changes to Truckee Meadows Water Rates

Green Industry Continuing Education Series:

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Green Industry Continuing Education Series (GICES) is a new offering of University of Nevada Cooperative Extension. Its goal is to provide current, accurate and useful information to Nevada’s green industry in a way that respects green industry members’ fast‐paced schedules.

Informational sessions are one‐hour, provide valuable information, and Continuing Education Units and are offered on topics relevant to YOU.

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Class Date and Time:January 11, 2012, noon – 1 p.m.

Class Location: Reno

Class Description: Presented by: Lora Rose Richards, Conservation & Community Education Administrator, Truckee Meadows Water Authority.

In an effort to bring water revenues up to meet the costs of providing water, Truckee Meadows Water Authority is planning to cut spending and implement a 3.5% rate increase.

Although the final decision isn’t expected until January 18th, come hear from Lora Rose Richards how the rates are expected to change and what impact this increase could have on the local green industry.

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