City locks in lower natural gas rate for Dec. to March

With temperatures expected to dip into the low 30s tonight (Wednesday), natural gas customers are just as likely to keep one on the thermostat and one eye on their upcoming utility bill.

However, the city announced that it recently inked an agreement with Florida Gas Utility (FGU) where it will be able to purchase a “significant” portion of the community’s natural gas needs from December to March at a rate that is five cents per unit below the going market rate.

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