Baltimore County water and sewer rates have gone up.

The higher rates went into effect July 1, 2018.

The current county executive stated that the rates were rising 13.9% to invest money in aging infrastructure.

He also announced that Baltimore County will provide credits to property owners whose homes are assessed to be $250,000 or less by the Maryland State Department of Assessment and Taxation.

Here is more information from the Baltimore County government on the water and sewer rate changes and how they are assessed and charged. You can contact the Baltimore County government on their website with more questions and details.