Freeport City Council postpones vote on proposed rate increase

Story by ADRIANNE WALLINE CAMPBELL  

At the Freeport City Council regular meeting Sept. 14, 2021, following discussion, the council voted to postpone the proposed water/sewer rate and capacity fee increase until the next regularly scheduled meeting. The postponement was to allow time to gather more details and hold further discussion. They hope to find a way to decrease the proposed capacity fee(s).  

Due to deadline requirements for the Sept. 15 edition, he remainder of the council’s agenda business and actions taken will be reported in the Sept. 22, 2021 edition of the DeFuniak Springs Herald – Beach Breeze.