LEWISTON - Under the direction of the Lewiston City Council, City Manager and Director of Civil Defense Alan Nygaard recently issued an order suspending utility bill late fees in an effort to help alleviate economic hardships facing some residents.
Under the order, the late fees for water, wastewater and solid waste services provided by the City of Lewiston are suspended beginning Wednesday, January 13, 2021. As a result, no late fees shall accrue or be due while the order is in effect for the failure to timely pay for water, wastewater and solid waste services provided by the City of Lewiston.
The order will be in effect through March 22, 2021, or until the order is rescinded, amended or vetoed. The order will also become terminated if the City of Lewiston Declaration of Local Disaster Emergency is canceled.