Village proposes sewer rate hike

RHINEBECK — The sewer rate for village customers would increase 14.8 percent under a proposal going to a public hearing scheduled for 7 p.m. May 21 at Village Municipal Hall, 76 E. Market St.

The Village Board is considering raising the use fee from $13.50 per 1,000 gallons of water used to $15.50 per 1,000 gallons.

Customers may also express their opinion by calling (845) 876-7015 or e-mailing