The city of Galveston plans to use about $16 million in federal aid to replace more than 20,000 old water meters with high-tech models that measure use more precisely and allow for more control.

Despite the steep price, it’s a worthy project that couldn’t get under way too soon.

Michael A. Smith: 409-683-5206;


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Leigh Gottlob-Cowart

And we use Federal Covid money for this???

Gary Scoggin

Isn't our government wonderful!

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