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Gulfport water bills to increase beginning Oct. 1

Gulfport residents using city water, sewer and garbage collection will see an increase in their bills beginning Oct. 1, the city announced Monday. Water and sewer are billed by household use, while garbage collection is a flat fee. Beginning Oct.…

Waste Pro rate increase in Ocean Springs

Ocean Springs residents who use Waste Pro for their recycling and trash needs can expect a rate increase soon. The $6 increase comes after the city’s decision to continue their garbage service contract with Waste Pro for the city instead…

Armed Forces Retirement Home response to rate increase

There has been a lot of buzz around the Armed Forces Retirement Home in Gulfport since the announcement of fees being raised in April of this year which has caused over 100 residents to move. Today, officials at the AFRH…

Armed Forces Retirement Home rate increase

Imagine your rent going up by almost $1600, shocking right? Well, that is a reality for some residents at the Armed Forces Retirement Home in Gulfport. Robert Guenther turned 19-years-old while he was in basic training for the Air Force.…

Mississippi Power files for rate increase

Mississippi Power made two annual rate filings as required by the Mississippi Public Service Commission. The company is seeking a four percent increase in its pep filing and a 4.5 percent increase in fuel costs for a total of 8.5…

Cable One Raises Rates

If you use Cable One it will cost you a little extra when January rolls around. The cable company recently announced it will raise its television subscription rates beginning with January’s billing period. The increases will be monthly with $5…

Biloxi Garbage Rates to Increase

Biloxi residents will soon see their garbage rates go up by $2.50 a month beginning in April. City leaders say they’ve been providing services and not collecting enough money to actually cover the costs of these services, something required by…