Section 110-142; Ord. 20226; Authorizing the owner of Blue Acres Mobile Home Park, to resell water service to tenants


Ordinance No. 20226                            Council Bill No. B 68-09

     AN ORDINANCE

authorizing the owner of Blue Acres Mobile Home Park, to resell water service to tenants; and fixing the time when this ordinance shall become effective.

BE IT ORDAINED BY THE COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF COLUMBIA, MISSOURI, AS FOLLOWS:

    SECTION 1.    Delmic, Inc., the owner of Blue Acres Mobile Home Park (hereinafter “Owner”), is hereby authorized to resell water service to tenants at Blue Acres Mobile Home Park subject to the following conditions:  

    A.    Owner shall, at its sole expense, submeter the water distribution line of each         tenant.

    B.    Owner shall charge all tenants at the same rate for water services.

    C.    Owner shall not charge tenants for common water usage.  “Common water         usage” is the difference between the amount of water metered by the City to         Blue Acres Mobile Home Park and the total amount of water submetered by         Owner to Blue Acres Mobile Home Park.

    D.    The amount charged each tenant for water service shall be a fractional  part of the City’ s charges to Owner for water used by Blue Acres Mobile Home         Park tenants, including payment in lieu of tax and applicable sales tax.  The         numerator of the fraction shall be the tenants’  water usage measured in cubic         feet, and the denominator shall be the total of all tenants’  water usage             measured in cubic feet.

E.    Owner shall maintain within the City of Columbia adequate records for the purpose of determining compliance with this ordinance and all other ordinances and regulations of the City of Columbia pertaining to resale of utility services.

F.      Owner shall advise the City Manager of the location of its records pertaining to the resale of Columbia water services and shall make such records available to the City Manager or his designee at any time during normal City business hours.

    SECTION 2.    This ordinance shall be in full force and effect from and after its passage.

    PASSED this 6th day of April, 2009.