Pumping More Groundwater To Lubbock Faucets Could Cost You - KCBD NewsChannel 11 Lubbock

7/13/06

Pumping More Groundwater To Lubbock Faucets Could Cost You

Here's another reason to start conserving water, if you haven't already.

The Canadian River Municipal Water Authority announced Wednesday that its member cities will receive an equal amount of groundwater and lake water. This combination is more expensive, because it costs more to pump water from the ground than it does from the lake.

As a result, Lubbock customers could see an increase in water rates by next year.

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