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Mesa offers 30% discount on water for residents older than 60

Published: Friday, November 11, 2022 - 11:08am
Updated: Friday, November 11, 2022 - 2:58pm

The city of Mesa has a water-rate discount program for low-income older adults.

Called the Limited Senior Rate Program, the plan introduced about a year ago takes 30% off residents’ water bills.

To qualify for the program, applicants must be at least 60 years old, be a permanent resident living at the service address, and have an annual income below 200% of the federal poverty level.

The discounted rate applies for five years.

EDITOR'S NOTE: The story has been modified to correct the time frame for the program's launch.

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