City Got Played?




GUEST: Dede Smith, a member of the Charlottesville City Council and currently Vice Mayor for the City.


TOPIC: The City of Charlottesville has finally made public the results of behind-closed-doors negotiations with the Albemarle County Water Authority. Dede Smith was in on those negotiations, and she says the City is getting ready to raise sewer rates on its rate-payers for what she say is absolutely no justifiable reason. Coy asked: Some say the City got played in these negotiations, is that accurate? Yes, she answered. I was there. That’s what happened.


ORIGINAL BROADCAST DATE: Tuesday, March 18, 2014.