Pipes are installed earlier this month to provide running water to Discontent City. NEWS BULLETIN file photo

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Don’t pay water bill, tent city doesn’t

Join the residents of Discontent City in getting your water for free, says letter writer

To the editor,

Re: City of Nanaimo reverses course, provides drinking water to Discontent City, July 12.

City of Nanaimo: “If you do not pay your (water) user fees, the outstanding balance at Dec. 31 of each year will be transferred to property tax arrears where interest will accrue daily.”

So if you want to join the 200 or so residents of Discontent City in getting your water for free right now, just stop paying your water bill.

A.J. Murch, Nanaimo

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The views and opinions expressed in this letter to the editor are those of the writer and do not reflect the views of Black Press or the Nanaimo News Bulletin. If you have a different view, we encourage you to write to us or contribute to the discussion below.

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