Officials from Baltimore's public works and finance departments are expected to attend a City Council committee hearing Wednesday to address water billing issues.
The 5 p.m. hearing, which will air live on the publicly owned CharmTV channel, will focus on affordability issues. The city switched to monthly billing this month for Baltimore customers, as officials continue a more than $160 million overhaul of the aging billing and meter systems.
Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake acknowledged that water customers may experience "hiccups" as the improvements continue.
"The new water billing system is the first attempt to modernize our water billing in...