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 November 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:
BE IT FURTHER RESOLVED, that any prior rate regulations inconsistent or conflicting with this resolution are hereby rescinded.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 November 1, 2006. The 4.2% rate increase will realize approximately $561,000 in new revenue to pay the retiree health insurance accrued actuarial liability. The fixed monthly customer charge will not change.