On July 1, 2018, water rates in Baltimore will shoot up by 9%, and 40% of Baltimoreans will pay more for water than the UN’s minimum standard for affordable water.
Already, many people are losing their homes due to unpaid water bills.
We worked hard at the city and state level over the last year to make sure that Baltimoreans stop losing their homes to tax sales because of water bills, but we have a lot more to do.
September 28 – September 30
JUFJ Baltimore is partnering with the Pearlstone Center on their inaugural Sukkot Shabbaton. JUFJ’s own Molly Amster will speak about Sukkot, water, and justice.