You now pay less for water than you did when the city had it. What is your point? Would you rather to return to the old way and pay more? As a water user and customer each and every month you keep money in your pocket you would have paid. Do you not understand that was and is good for you?
Go to city hall. Ask for a tour. After all it is your building. See how much of that heated and cooled space is empty and not used. Right there is a wad that could have been roads.
The spillway is a project that from the beginning has felt that only with the help of grants and other outside money along with local money could happen. Not one person has ever said the city should buy in to this alone and it simply will not happen without outside funding to help. Hope this lifts the fog some so you can see.
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