Clip | 4m 54s | Video has closed captioning.

When Cherelle Roberts bought her home in Austin’s Colony 12 years ago, she saw it as a long-term investment. She had no idea how much the cost of water would impact her bank account — or her health. But living in a municipal no-man’s land has left her with few options.

Aired: 03/21/22

Rating: NR

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