RESOLUTION NO. 2015-17
A RESOLUTION ESTABLISHING WATER AND SEWER RATES
WHEREAS, by Resolution No. 2013-20 adopted by the Board of Trustees of the Town of Keenesburg on December 9, 2013 the Town established water and sewer rates and related fees; and
WHEREAS, the Board of Trustees has reviewed a water and sewer rate study that was completed in April, 2015 and has concluded that rate increases as set forth herein are necessary to finance needed infrastructure maintenance and improvements.
NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED BY THE BOARD OF TRUSTEES OF THE TOWN OF KEENESBURG, COLORADO:
Section 1. The following water and sewer rates are hereby established, effective with the billings for the period beginning January 1, 2016:
A. Water Tap
1. Water Tap Fee, single-family:¾” tap $ 8,000
1” tap $12,000
1½” tap $26,000
2” tap $37,000
1” tap $ 9,000
1½” tap $14,000
2” tap $20,000
Water Monthly User Fee (all tap sizes):
0 to 6,000 gallons $29.16 minimum charge
6,001 to 10,000 gallons $2.43 additional per thousand gallons
10,001 to 20,000 gallons $3.51 additional per thousand gallons
20,001 to 40,000 gallons $4.32 additional per thousand gallons
40,001 to 60,000 gallons $5.40 additional per thousand gallons
60,001 gallons or more $6.48 additional per thousand gallons
D. Bulk Water Rates
Monthly sewer charges will be calculated each year, to become effective July 1, based on average monthly water consumption for each user during the previous three month period of December, January and February.
Base Fee $26.00
Per thousand gallons of water consumption $3.15
1. Disconnection, owner requested $30.00
2. Disconnection, delinquency $40.00
3. Connection or reconnection, owner requested $30.00
4. Reconnection, delinquency $40.00
5. Dishonored check $25.00
Following presentment of a dishonored check, all future payments for water and sewer bills on the account must be made by cash, money order or certified funds.
Section 2. Resolution 2013-20 regarding water and sewer rates and miscellaneous fees, are hereby repealed.
INTRODUCED, READ, and ADOPTED this 21st day of September, 2015.
TOWN OF KEENESBURG, COLORADO
Danny R. Kipp
Debra L. Chumley