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Utilities Inc is the largest private sewer company in North Carolina and the second largest private water utility behind Aqua NC. Clean Water for NC does NOT recommend sales of water or wastewater systems to any private utilities, believing that public ownership and and hookups of small systems to nearby municipal systems, and local control are almost always in the best interest of water/wastewater customers.
Customers of Utilities Inc have expressed concerns about the company’s prices, billing complications, water quality, and service. Utilities Inc has been in the news for massive raw sewage spills and dirty water, as well as excessive water and sewer rates. Links to all of these articles can be found below.
Profit-driven corporations want control over your city’s public water systems. What could go wrong?
The Story of Water (video above) exposes the dangers of water privatization and highlights innovative solutions that cities are adopting that keep water management in public hands. Water is a human right and shouldn’t be controlled by corporations whose primary motivation is profit.