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Water costs could go up for Ward 2 Water customers

POSTED: Thursday, July 23, 2009 - 4:36am

UPDATED: Thursday, June 3, 2010 - 10:58pm

One Louisiana water company has plans to expand, and it could cost customers.

Ward 2 Water drew up plans to offer service to residents in Walker who still use well water. Residents could see a $1.13 increase in their bill, but it wouldn't take effect for two years.

The new project could cost around $12 million and the funds will be used for water towers and newer pipelines.