Section 110-490; Ord. 20415; Amending Chapter 22 of the City Code to increase wastewater connection fees


Ordinance No. 20415                            Council Bill No. B 264-09

     AN ORDINANCE

amending Chapter 22 of the City Code to increase wastewater connection fees; 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.    Chapter 22 of the Code of Ordinances of the City of Columbia, Missouri, is hereby amended as follows:

Material to be deleted in strikeout; material to be added underlined.

Sec. 22-264. Connection fees.

    (a)     The following definitions apply to this section:

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    (b)     Each new residential user of the wastewater system shall pay a wastewater system connection fee of seven hundred dollars ($700.00) eight hundred dollars ($800.00) per residential unit. All other new users of the wastewater system shall pay a wastewater system connection fee based on the size of the water meter that shall serve the property in accordance with the following table:

Size of water meter
Inches                                          Connection fee

5/8 and  ¾    $ 700.00 800.00

1     1,244.00 1,422.00

1½     2,800.00 3,200.00

2     4,978.00 5,689.00

3     11,200.00 12,800.00

4     19,911.00 22,756.00

6     44,800.00 51,200.00

8     79,644.00 91,022.00

10     124,444.00 142,222.00

12     179,200.00 204,800.00

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    SECTION 2.    The new rates established in this ordinance shall be applied to utility bills after October 1, 2009

    SECTION 3.    This ordinance shall be in full force and effect from and after its passage.

    PASSED this 21st day of September, 2009