Community Question Corner Secondary Water Charges

By Paul Roberts, City Attorney Question: Why is the City charging me for secondary water during the winter, when the secondary water system is turned off? Answer: Syracuse‚Äôs secondary water system (sprinkler water) includes about 120 miles of pipe, 8000 service points, and other infrastructure, delivering about 2.6 billion gallons of water each year. The largest costs of the fund are: (1) water supplier assessments, … Continue reading Community Question Corner Secondary Water Charges