Emergency water to cost ratepayers $70k per week, as they seek solutions
By Lucy Loram and Erin Semmler,
Thursday April 15, 2021 – 04:53 EST
Mount Morgan resident Jessica Geiszler says the situation has been heartbreaking for her family and the wider community.
Frustrated Mount Morgan residents want a long-term solution to their dwindling town water supply in central Queensland, as carting water is costing the region’s ratepayers $70,000 a week.
About 140 residents attended a community meeting on Tuesday night to vent their concerns about the quality of the dam water, and offer feedback on six…