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IMPORTANT NOTICE

June 13, 2018

Important Notice: Our first priority is to manage the water resources for our customers. We do so by providing the highest quality water at the lowest rate possible. There are many factors that are considered when determining whether or not to pass a rate increase on to our customers. 

Recently the Public Service Commission approved a rate increase of 30.48% for Missouri American Water Company. This increase has raised the cost of water that Public Water Supply District 3 pays to supply water to our customers. This is the single largest increase that Distrct 3 has ever incurred.

The Board of Directors for Public Water 3 have voted to increase our customers rates by 15%. In order to...

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Plastic, plastic, everywhere

Plastic, plastic, everywhere

September 01, 2018

The production of plastic has grown 8 percent a year for decades, much more than any other manufactured material, because plastic is just so useful. We use it for packaging (43%) and construction (20%); we have plastic in our clothes, our cars, our computers.

Plastic really is everywhere.

“Roland Geyer, an industrial ecologist at the University of California, Santa Barbara, says no one had tallied how much plastic people have manufactured since its invention. When he did it, he was shocked at what he found. 'Eight point three billion metric tons of plastics produced so far. That's just really a staggering amount.' He did some calculations to understand that number. 'And it turned out that it can cover an area the size of Argentina,' he says, 'which is the eighth-largest country in the world.' 

'Ankle deep.'"NPR

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