June 25, 2014 | Oregonlive.com-- Add another small city to the roster of U.S. municipalities with a street fee for road maintenance tacked onto utility bills.
Duluth, Minnesota approved a new street fee for road maintenance. The City Council approved the funding measure at a meeting Monday night.
How's it compare to Portland's proposal? Duluth residents will pay $5 per month, according to the Duluth News Tribune. Fees for businesses will be escalated depending on the size of the business: small business will pay $20 a month, medium-sized businesses $90 and large businesses $240 per month. READ FULL ARTICLE