Section 9

Section 9

The Board of Commissioners shall not make any changes in the rates, charges or fees for water, sewer or fire services without first holding a public hearing to receive public comment on the proposed change. Notice such public hearing shall be published in a newspaper of general circulation within the Precinct not fewer than 7 days prior to the hearing and again not fewer than 3 days prior to the hearing. The Board of Commissioners shall make a report to the voters at each annual meeting of any changes made in the rates, charges or fees for water, sewer or fire services during the preceding year and the reasons for such change.