2013-08-01 / Front Page
Water Bills Skyrocket; Residents Blame NYC
Taxation without representation was at the center of the American Revolution. Residents of the hamlet of Carmel are now threatening to revolt against the City of New York for once again increasing its water rates—upping the ante by 1,343 percent since 1992. Water used by customers of the Carmel Water District No. 2 comes directly from Lake Gleneida.