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Old 06-03-2007, 05:27 PM   #21
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Wierd. In the Boston area 4 years ago we were paying about $9/mo. for water and sewer combined. Little yard, so little watering.. but otherwise all the regular stuff for 2 adults. No real eye towards conservation given the figgers. I used to pay them $50 or $100 bucks at a time so I could carry a credit and save on stamps/checks/annoyance.

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Old 06-03-2007, 06:12 PM   #22
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What used to crack me up when I lived in the boston area was the constant "water conservation" blah-blah. Fer crying out loud, if you dug 3" into the dirt you hit damp soil.

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Old 06-03-2007, 08:39 PM   #23
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House in Phoenix, AZ. that is empty - but use water for irragation drip system-small back yard area. My bill is for sewer/water/trash and has been running around $127 a month, with no one living there. That hurts.

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