AN ORDINANCE TO AMEND AND REENACT SECTIONS 7-1018 - water rates

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AN ORDINANCE TO AMEND AND REENACT SECTIONS 7-1018 - water rates

Postby City Clerk » Tue Oct 20, 2020 2:19 pm

ORDINANCE NO. 09A OF 2020-

AN ORDINANCE TO AMEND AND REENACT SECTIONS 7-1018

BE IT ORDAINED by the Mayor and Board of Aldermen of the City of Jeanerette, in regular session assembled,

That the Code of Ordinance of the City of Jeanerette, Sections 7-1018 are hereby AMENDED and REENACTED to read as follows, to wit:

WHEREAS, the current water rates must be revised to enable the city to properly operate and maintain the water system.

BE IT THEREFORE ORDAINED, by the Board of Aldermen, City of Jeanerette, State of Louisiana, that the ordinance now read

7-1018 Rates
(a) There is hereby established a fixed rate of charges to be levied upon and collected from all users of water products and distributed by the water department of the city, as follows:
(1) All residential users inside corporate limits:
(a) From zero (0) to two thousand (2,000) gallons the monthly minimum charge shall be sixteen dollars and fifty-cents ($16.50)
(b) Monthly usage above two thousand (2,000) gallons of water consumed or portion thereof in excess of two thousand (2,000) gallons per month a fee of four dollars ($4.00) per thousand (1,000) gallons of water metered to the user.
(2) All residential users outside corporate limits:
(c) From zero (0) to two thousand (2,000) gallons the monthly minimum charge shall be seventeen dollars and fifty cents ($17.50)
(d) Monthly usage above two thousand (2,000) gallons of water consumed or portion thereof in excess of two thousand (2,000) gallons per month a fee of seven dollars ($7.00) per thousand (1,000) gallons of water metered to the user.
(3) All commercial or industrial users inside corporate limits:
(a) From zero (0) to two thousand (2,000) gallons the monthly minimum charge shall be twenty-two dollars ($22.00).
(b) Monthly usage above two thousand (2,000) gallons of water consumed or portion thereof in excess of two thousand (2,000) gallons per month a fee of five dollars ($5.00) per thousand (1,000) gallons of water metered to the user.
(4) All commercial or industrial users outside corporate limits:
(c) From zero (0) to two thousand (2,000) gallons the monthly minimum charge shall be twenty-four dollars ($24.00).
(d) Monthly usage above two thousand (2,000) gallons of water consumed or portion thereof in excess of two thousand (2,000) gallons per month a fee of seven dollars ($7.00) per thousand (1,000) gallons of water metered to the user.

BE IT FURTHER ORDAINED, that all ordinances and resolutions in conflict herewith are hereby repealed.

This Ordinance shall take effect and be in force immediately after its adoption.

This Ordinance was introduced on the 14th day of September, 2020 by Alderman Lancon and second by Alderman Clark notice of public hearing having been posted on September 15th said public hearing having been held on October 15th, the title having been read and the ordinance considered, on motion of Alderman Lancon, whom moved its adoption, seconded by Bourgeois, and upon roll call was adopted by its title, section by section, and as a whole, by the following yea and nay vote:

YEAS: Aldermen Lancon, Bourgeois, Clark, Alderwoman Moore
NAYS: Alderman Ward
ABSENT: None

This Ordinance was thereupon declared adopted by Mayor and was approved and signed by him and attested by the City Clerk and the corporate seal of the City of Jeanerette affixed hereto on this.

CITY OF JEANERETTE




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MAYOR CAROL BOURGEPOIS, JR.

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CITY CLERK SUSAN COLDEN

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