BALTIMORE (WJZ) — Some large water bills are expected to be mailed out to Baltimore city residents beginning this week.

A crippling ransomware attack had prevented the city from accessing its billing system, halting billing for months.

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The bills will cover water usage from May, June and July.

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In an effort to help residents with potentially hefty bills, the city is offering payment plans and financial help to those who qualify.