Customer Budget and Annual Update

The budget and annual update events are hosted to share preliminary rate information with our 111 customer communities, as well as to provide information on our capital program and our strategies for managing rate increases. We share customer feedback from these forums with the Metropolitan Council Environmental Services (MCES) General Manager, MCES Leadership Team, and the Met Council Environment Committee.

2021

We hosted the 2021 MCES Customer Budget and Annual Updates virtually in May and June via Webex Events due to COVID-19. A total of 120 individuals attended the two events, representing at least 50 customer communities as well as other stakeholders.

MCES staff presented:

A preliminary municipal wastewater charge for 2022 was sent via email in early May with supporting calculations.

Meeting Materials

Questions?

  • Questions about the municipal wastewater charge can be directed to the MWC Inbox, MWC@metc.state.mn.us. This inbox is checked daily.
  • Questions about the 2021 MCES Customer Budget and Annual Update can be directed to Anna Bessel, anna.bessel@metc.state.mn.us.

2020

We hosted the 2020 Open House and Budget Workshops in May and Junevirtually due to COVID-19. A total of 86 individuals attended the two events, representing at least 40 customer communities as well as other stakeholders. At both events, MCES staff presented the 2021 budget; how the municipal wastewater charge is calculated; the information available to municipalities through the MCES Customer Portal; and the capital improvement program, including a selection of interceptor and plant project highlights. 

Meeting Materials