Water Rates 2014

ORDINANCE #875-2013

 

AN ORDINANCE OF OXFORD BOROUGH, CHESTER COUNTY, PENNSYLVANIA, AMENDING CHAPTER 26, WATER, SECTION 26-103, RATES, CHARGES, BILLING AND LIENS, OF THE OXFORD BOROUGH CODE.

 

BE IT ENACTED AND ORDAINED by Oxford Borough Council, Chester County, Pennsylvania, that Chapter 26, Water, §26-103, Rates, Charges, Billing, and Liens, Subsection 2(B)(1), Water Meter Rates, of the Oxford Borough Code, as amended, be further amended as follows:

 

SECTION 1.  Section 26-103(2)(B)(1) shall be amended to provide that water charges shall be made at the following rates:

 

Per quarter                                                                                          Net Rate per

                                                                                                            1,000 Gallons

 

First 5,000 gallons or fractions thereof                                             $26.00

 

Excess per 1,000 gallons between

5001 and 50,000 gallons                                                                    $  6.80

 

Excess per 1,000 gallons between 50,001 gallons

and 100,000 gallons                                                                           $  7.44

 

Excess per 1,000 gallons between 100,001 gallons

and 150,000 gallons                                                                           $  8.44

 

Excess per 1,000 gallons

over 150,001 gallons                                                                          $  8.68

SECTION 2.  If any sentence, clause, section or part of this ordinance is, for any reason, found to be unconstitutional, illegal or invalid, such unconstitutionality, illegality or invalidity shall not affect or impair any of the remaining provisions, sentences, clauses, sections or parts hereof.  It is hereby declared as the intent of the Oxford Borough Council that this ordinance would have been adopted had such unconstitutional, illegal or invalid sentence, clause, section or part thereof not been included herein.

SECTION 3.  All ordinances or parts of ordinances conflicting with any provisions of this ordinance are hereby repealed insofar as the same affects this ordinance.

SECTION 4.  This amendment shall be effective for invoices issued on or after January 1, 2014.

ENACTED AND ORDAINED this 16th day of December, 2013.

 

                                                                                    OXFORD BOROUGH COUNCIL

                                                                        By:                                                                 

                                                                                    RONALD K. HERSHEY, President 

ATTEST:                                                                       

Beatrice V. Brantner, Secretary

APPROVED THIS _____ DAY OF _________________, 2013.

                                                                                                                                                _______________________________

GEOFFREY HENRY, Mayor