The rates increases are justified in light of the crumbling infrastructure and the cost to fix things.
Explain to me exactly how CFPUA would target a portion of their system and say "hey let's break this in order to get more money and even more people to scream at us!"
Your theory is kind of akin to the fire department setting fires and the police department going out to commit crimes to justify themselves and increase taxes.
Your theory is juvenile.
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