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Automated Readers Will Increase Collection on Water Bills
Tuesday, March 24, 2009
Currently only 88 percent of landlords pay their water bills on time. Currently, the DEP is owed $500 million in overdue water and sewer bills.
All 826,000 water meters are to get the new, automated readers by 2011.