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Limestone 2016 Water Rate Resolution

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2016 LIMESTONE WATER RATE RESOLUTION

 

WHEREAS, the Limestone water system in Limestone Township (“Township”), Lycoming County, Pennsylvania operating and existing under the provisions of the Municipality Authorities Act, as amended.  The water system includes but is not limited to a water filtration plant, land/rights of ways, water distribution infrastructure including a storage tank, pipes, water meters, and related infrastructure and equipment; collectively referred to herein as the “Water System;” and

WHEREAS, the Limestone water system was transferred to LCWSA on January 1, 2014; and

WHEREAS, the LCWSA is a municipal authority existing under and governed by the Municipality Authorities Act, as amended;

NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT HEREBY RESOLVED, that the following rates, charges, and fees be adopted as follows for the customers of the Limestone water system:

 

METERED CHARGES

 

All metered service customers will be charged a consumptive water charge as follows:

 

0 to 5,000 gallons usage (Base Rate)                                                 $145.00

 

5,001 to 20,000 gallons                                                                      $7.00 per 1,000 gallons

 

20,001 to 40,000 gallons                                                                    $7.25 per 1,000 gallons

 

40,001 to 100,000 gallons                                                                  $7.50 per 1,000 gallons

 

100,001 to 200,000 gallons                                                                $8.00 per 1,000 gallons

 

Over 200,000 gallons                                                                         $8.50 per 1,000 gallons

 

BILLING CYCLE

 

Customers will be billed for consumption charges on quarterly basis.

 

 

MISCELLANEOUS CHARGES/FEES

 

Meters are the property of the Authority and, as added/replaced, will be furnished by the Authority and will ultimately remain the property of Authority.

 

Re-activation fee after shut off – $50.00 per visit

 

Other Services are “As Quoted” or “At Cost”

 

 

TAPPING FEES

 

Tapping Fees are established through the Resolution 12-9-13 Tap Fees adopted by the Limestone Township Municipal Water Authority on December 9, 2013 and accepted by the LCWSA upon transfer of the water system on January 1, 2014.

Tap Fee calculation worksheet water drop(1)

 

LATE FEES/PENALTY

 

A one-time penalty of ten percent or a carrying charge on the outstanding balance of 1½ percent per month shall be added, whichever is greater.  Bills will be sent for the previous period’s consumption and related charges.  Payment of entire invoiced amount is required within 30 days from the statement date.

 

 

INSUFFICIENT FUNDS

 

Returned Check or Insufficient Funds – $35 per occurrence

 

Duly adopted at a meeting held on the 2nd day of December 2015.