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Water Rate Increase - Nilwood Customers

November 17, 2017

The Village of Nilwood will be increasing its water rates effective 12/1/2017.  The minimum rate for the the 1st thousand gallons is going from $20 to $21.  The rate for every thousand gallons after the 1st thousand is going from $6.85 to $7.10.  If you have any questions regarding this increase feel free to contact Craig Bridges at (217) 341-8991.

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Are you drinking enough Water this Winter?

Are you drinking enough Water this Winter?

February 01, 2018

Chapped lips? Dry skin? Headaches? Nosebleeds? Dry cough? Fatigue?

These are all signs that you might not be getting enough water this winter. In the summer, when you’re hot and sweaty, your body keeps reminding you that you’re thirsty and NEED water. But in the winter, when you’re cold and shivering, it’s all-too-easy to neglect hydration. Your body doesn’t feel as thirsty, and it’s much harder to recognize that you haven’t been drinking much water. That’s why you have to consciously remember to drink enough water in the winter, when the air is dry and the heater is working overtime. 

 

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