DISCLAIMER

 

05-0823R


RESOLUTION ESTABLISHING THE CUSTOMER CHARGE AND USER CHARGES FOR THE CITY’S WASTEWATER FACILITIES EFFECTIVE WITH METER READINGS AFTER JANUARY 1, 2006; RESCINDING ALL PRIOR INCONSISTENT OR CONFLICTING RESOLUTIONS WITH RESPECT TO SUCH RATES AND DESIGNATING THAT THE RATES.

BY COUNCILOR STOVER:

     RESOLVED, pursuant to Sections 43-5 and 43-11 of the Duluth City Code, 1959, as amended, for the purpose of increasing the revenue of the sewer utility, there is established and shall be collected beginning with the meter readings made on January 1, 2006, and thereafter, a customer charge and user charges, based upon the volume of wastewater discharged to the city’s wastewater facilities system and determined as in Section 43-7 of the Duluth City Code, as follows:

 

effective
January 1, 2006

effective

 August 1, 2005

Customer charge

$ 5.89 per month

$ 5.89 per month

User charge - Class I

$ 4.04/ccf

$ 3.75/ccf

User charge - Class II

$ 5.62/ccf

$ 5.22/ccf

User charge - Class III

$ 6.93/ccf

$ 6.44/ccf

Tate and Lyle

$11.25/ccf

$10.76/ccf

Ikonics/Chromaline

see Class III

$ 6.46/ccf

     BE IT FURTHER RESOLVED, that any prior rate regulations inconsistent or conflicting with this resolution are hereby rescinded.


STATEMENT OF PURPOSE:  This resolution sets sanitary sewer rates effective with meter readings after January 1, 2006. The new rates reflect anticipated increased operating expenses and debt service in 2006. The fixed monthly customer charge will not change.