Relief Program Has Paid More Than $1M for High Water Bills in DC

D.C. residents and nonprofits have saved roughly $1.5 million on their water bills in the past year thanks to a hardship program created following a News4 I-Team investigation, but D.C. leaders budgeted many more millions of dollars that haven’t been spent. The relief program was launched at the beginning of 2019 to offset a skyrocketing fee that had nothing to…