Bountiful rainfall means lower water rates for some

The Russian River Flood Control District voted earlier this week to restore its water rates to what the district was charging in 2008.

The RRFC’s board of directors voted unanimously Monday night to reduce last year’s emergency rates of $94 per acre foot to $47 per acre foot.

“It is the budget of the district divided by the amount of water that we have to sell,” said Sean White, general manager of the Russian River Flood Control District.

Read more in … Ukiah Daily Journal