There is obviously a great deal of misinformation being discussed about the recent Rocky Mount utility rate changes.
The City Council approved a significant rate decrease which will lower utility bills for electric and natural gas customers.
Electric service customers will receive an approximate 14 percent decrease. Natural gas customers will benefit from an overall 7 percent decrease in the bills.
The average residential electric service customers using 1,000 KWA per month and taking full advantage of the load management program will now pay $115.00 per month compared to $134.79 per month under the prior rates. (Source: Read more)