Prior to the adoption of Ord. 18219 on 09/20/2004, Section 27-122 read as follows.


    (a) The rates to be charged for water furnished to residential customers, and commercial multiple family facilities customers, within the city limits by the water plant of the city are hereby fixed as follows:

    (1)    Rates per one hundred (100) cubic feet (1ccf), inside city limits:

All water, beginning with first one hundred (100) cubic feet (1ccf)
                                                                $   1.458 1.533
    
                Summer surcharge imposed water usage as defined  by subsection (b)       
                                                                     2.041 2.146

    (2)    Minimum charge per month, charged in addition to the volume charge in subsection (a)(1), based on meter size:

            5/8-inch and 3/4-inch    $   4.57 5.00

            1-inch                      4.84 5.40

            1 ½-inch                 6.97 7.75

            2-inch                     8.97

            3-inch                     21.96

            4-inch                     33.93

            6-inch                     67.86


    (b)      Summer surcharge water usage .   A surcharge will be assessed on water consumption occurring during summer as defined in section 27-16 which exceed one hundred twenty (120) per cent of the customer's average monthly winter water use during the immediate preceding billing periods of January, February and March.  All water consumption, occurring during summer as defined in Sec. 27-16, which exceeds five (5) CCF for the billing period will be charged at the summer rate listed in subsection (a)(1).

    (1)    Exception.  For commercial multiple family facilities served through a single meter, and for water service metered separately for lawn irrigation, the summer rate will be assessed on water consumption occurring during summer as defined in Sec. 27-16 which exceeds one hundred percent (100%) of the customer’s average monthly winter water use during the immediate preceding billing periods of January, February and March.

(Code 1964, § 15-610; Ord. No. 12606, § 1, 5-7-90; Ord. No. 12833, § 1, 1-7-91; Ord. No. 12947, § 1, 5-6-91; Ord. No. 13119, § 1, 9-16-91; Ord. No. 13414, § 1, 8-17-92; Ord. No. 14215, § 1, 9-19-94; Ord. No. 14620, § 1, 9-18-95; Ord. No. 15352, § 1, 9-15-97; Ord. No. 15619, § 1, 5-18-98; Ord. No. 15760, § 1, 9-21-98; Ord. No. 16186, § 1, 9-20-99; Ord. No. 16422, § 1, 5-1-00; Ord. No. 17022, § 1, 9-17-01; Ord. No. 17436, § 1, 9-16-02; Ord. No. 17833, § 9-15-03)