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Rally to Stop New York American Water Rate Hike in Nassau County
Mineola, New York, USA. April 26, 2021. Activists hold signs saying STOP TAXING OUR WATER, and Food and Water Watch signs: Water for ALL!" Faced with a 26% rate increase from New York American Water going into effect May 1, 2021, activists and residents who are NYAW customers rally to urge NYS Assemby to push through legislation, before that date, corresponding with NYS Senate Bill S989A to establish a Nassau County Water Authority and except water works corporations in counties of populations over one million from a special franchise tax.