Posted: June 14, 2023 | Updated: June 14, 2023
ORDINANCE NO. 504
AN ORDINANCE AMENDING THE CODE OF ORDINANCES OF THE CITY OF CRESCO, IOWA, BY AMENDING PROVISIONS PERTAINING TO SEWER SERVICE CHARGES BE IT ENACTED by the City Council of the City of Cresco, Iowa, as follows:
SECTION 1. Chapter 99, Section 02, of the Code of Ordinances of the City of Cresco, Iowa, are repealed and the following adopted in lieu thereof:
99.02 RATES FOR SERVICE. Each customer shall pay a sewer service charge for the use of and for the service supplied by the municipal sanitary sewer system based upon the amount and rate of water consumed. Sewer service shall be furnished at the following monthly rates: (Code of Iowa, Section 384.84)
- Effective July 1, 2023:
- $10.04 per 1,000 gallons within City limits. (Minimum bill is $15.06 based on 1,500 gallons.)
- $20.08 per 1,000 gallons outside City limits. (Minimum bill is $30.12 based on 1,500 gallons.)
- $9.23 per 1,000 gallons for high volume users that are subject to Industrial Sewer Rental Agreements with the City.
- $7.20 per pound per day BOD5 x 30-day average BOD5 (ppd) for users subject to Industrial Sewer Rental Agreements with the City (where BOD5 refers to biochemical oxygen demand).
SECTION 2. SEVERABILITY CLAUSE. If any section, provision or part of this ordinance shall be adjudged invalid or unconstitutional, such adjudication shall not affect the validity of the ordinance as a whole or any section, provision or part thereof not adjudged invalid or unconstitutional.
SECTION 3. WHEN EFFECTIVE. This ordinance shall be in effect from and after its final passage, approval and publication as provided by law.
PASSED THIS DAY OF 2023.
Mayor – David J. Brenno
City Clerk – Michelle Elton
1st Reading 2nd Reading 3rd Reading
I certify that the foregoing was published as Ordinance No. 504 on the day of , 2023.