2016 LIMESTONE WATER RATE RESOLUTION
WHEREAS, the Limestone water system in Limestone Township (“Township”), Lycoming County, Pennsylvania operating and existing under the provisions of the Municipality Authorities Act, as amended. The water system includes but is not limited to a water filtration plant, land/rights of ways, water distribution infrastructure including a storage tank, pipes, water meters, and related infrastructure and equipment; collectively referred to herein as the “Water System;” and
WHEREAS, the Limestone water system was transferred to LCWSA on January 1, 2014; and
WHEREAS, the LCWSA is a municipal authority existing under and governed by the Municipality Authorities Act, as amended;
NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT HEREBY RESOLVED, that the following rates, charges, and fees be adopted as follows for the customers of the Limestone water system:
All metered service customers will be charged a consumptive water charge as follows:
0 to 5,000 gallons usage (Base Rate) $145.00
5,001 to 20,000 gallons $7.00 per 1,000 gallons
20,001 to 40,000 gallons $7.25 per 1,000 gallons
40,001 to 100,000 gallons $7.50 per 1,000 gallons
100,001 to 200,000 gallons $8.00 per 1,000 gallons
Over 200,000 gallons $8.50 per 1,000 gallons
Customers will be billed for consumption charges on quarterly basis.
Meters are the property of the Authority and, as added/replaced, will be furnished by the Authority and will ultimately remain the property of Authority.
Re-activation fee after shut off – $50.00 per visit
Other Services are “As Quoted” or “At Cost”
Tapping Fees are established through the Resolution 12-9-13 Tap Fees adopted by the Limestone Township Municipal Water Authority on December 9, 2013 and accepted by the LCWSA upon transfer of the water system on January 1, 2014.
A one-time penalty of ten percent or a carrying charge on the outstanding balance of 1½ percent per month shall be added, whichever is greater. Bills will be sent for the previous period’s consumption and related charges. Payment of entire invoiced amount is required within 30 days from the statement date.
Returned Check or Insufficient Funds – $35 per occurrence
Duly adopted at a meeting held on the 2nd day of December 2015.