Chapter 27 UTILITIES*
Section 27-27 Columbia Trust.
(a) City utility customers may specify amounts they wish to
contribute to the Columbia Trust
and have such amounts charged on their monthly utility bills. Utility customers may specify that
their contributions be made to any of the following Columbia Trust accounts:
community arts programming
(2) community beautification.
(3) youth recreation scholarships.
(4) public health.
(5) Columbia fire department.
(6) Columbia police department.
(b) Contributions made to the Columbia Trust through
the utility checkoff program shall be
placed in the account specified by the donor. Funds in each of these accounts shall be spent only
on programs approved by the city council that are for the purpose indicated by the name of the
(c) The minimum amount that a utility customer may contribute
to a Columbia Trust account
through the utility checkoff program is one dollar per month.
(d) The director of finance is authorized to establish rules
and regulations implementing the
Columbia Trust utility checkoff program.
(Ord. No. 16850, § 1, 4-2-01; Ord. No. 20309, § 1, 6-15-09)
(Ord. 20309, Amended, 06/15/2009, Prior Text)