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Upcoming Events

March 4-19, Eastern NC: Walk To Protect Our People And The Places Where We Live
Join APPPL for a Walk along the NC ACP route. The walk will begin in Northampton County, and end in Richmond County near Hamlet. Details.

Promoting Water Waste?

How water and sewer rates discourage conservation and hurt small households

Climate scientists predict frequent, more intense droughts and periods of extreme flooding in the 21st century. It’s enough to drive anyone to do what they can to conserve water! But the way some water and sewer bills are currently calculated in North Carolina, people who do use less water are actually penalized, not rewarded.

Charging by volume of water used gives families incentives . . . → Read More: Promoting Water Waste?