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Author: John Henson

letter re Water Meters wrong

I recently received a letter from TCDC Water Services telling me that my water consumption between 5 Dec 2021 and 19 April 2024 was “above average,” and went on to say that average usage over the district is $160 per cycle, or $320 yearly. This worried me, so using the figures provided in the letter, I did some simple calculations and here is what I found. 1. A billing “cycle” for TCDC appeared to be 6 months. 2. The time elapsed as above was nearly five billing cycles. 3. To quote TCDC, “the average usage is $160 per cycle.” 4. My usage over the period TCDC quoted, would be billed at $392.15...

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