2 Investigators: Late Fees On Water Bill Could Force Family From HomeThousands of dollars in fees on a water bill may force a family to become homeless. The desperate parents say their village is charging excessive fees, more than many other municipalities. CBS 2's Dave Savini has been looking into their plight and has this original report.
City Council Approves Emanuel Plan To Reduce Water Bills For Some CharitiesThe Chicago City Council has approved Mayor Emanuel's plan to reduce the water bills of some charitable groups, but negotiations are still continuing, reports WBBM Political Editor Craig Dellimore.
'Clean' Water In Sauk Village Brings Higher Bills, But Many Still Won't Drink ItA twist in Sauk Village’s water saga – officials have said the water supply is safe, but some residents still aren’t drinking it, even though they’re paying a lot more for it now.
Aqua Illinois Customers Furious With Skyrocketing Water BillsThey say they're drowning in their water bills; scores of angry customers of Aqua Illinois say they have to think twice now about everyday tasks like taking a shower, washing the dishes, or even using the bathroom.
Survive This Economy: Cutting Your Water BillIt's something we all do: look for ways to cut our household bills.
Some Churches Face Steep Costs In Installing Water MetersWhen it comes to water meters in Chicago, churches are getting by on a wing and a prayer.
Charities Bracing For Chicago Water BillsMayor Emanuel's new water and sewer bills are back in the news. They have yet to be issued, but churches and charities are trying to figure out how big they’ll be.
Report: City Succeeding In Collecting Outstanding DebtThe Emanuel Administration's crackdown on scofflaws within the ranks of its own employees seems to be paying off.