OLEAN, NY -- The Olean Common Council is scheduled to vote on a proposed 1.5 percent rate increase for water and sewer services on Tuesday.

The council will conduct a public hearing on the proposal at 6:15 p.m. in Council Chambers of the Municipal Building, 101 E. State St.

Following the hearing, the council will hold a regular meeting at 6:35 p.m., also in Couincil Chambers. The meeting agenda includes a resolution to approve the rate increases.

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If approved, the new rates would take effect Monday and would be reflected on June 1 billing statements.

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