DISCLAIMER

06-0613R

 

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

 

effective
November 1, 2006

effective

 January 1, 2006

Customer charge

$5.89 per month

$5.89 per month

User charge - Class I

$ 4.21/ccf

$ 4.04/ccf

User charge - Class II

$ 5.86/ccf

$ 5.62/ccf

User charge - Class III

$ 7.22/ccf

$ 6.93/ccf

Tate and Lyle

$11.54/ccf

$11.25/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    BE IT FURTHER RESOLVED, that any prior rate regulations inconsistent or conflicting with this resolution are hereby rescinded.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 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.