Below is a link to the original 2005 Water Affordability Program that was developed by Roger Colton, municipal utility expert on affordability programs; and presented to the Detroit Water and Sewerage Department and Detroit City Council, January 2005.
This is the plan supported for implementation by the Detroit People’s Water Board.
FULL PLAN: 2005 Water Affordability Program by Roger Colton for DWSD (46 pages, MWRO google doc)
SUMMARY: 2005 Water Affordability Program (1 page, MWRO google doc)
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For questions, please contact:
- Maureen Taylor, State Chair of MWRO (313) 964-0618
- Marilyn Mullane, Attorney and Director of Michigan Legal Services (313) 964-4130
- Lorray S.C. Brown, Co-Managing and Consumer Law Attorney at Michigan Poverty Law Program (734) 998-6100