Schedule of Rates

 

SCHEDULE OF RATES EFFECTIVE JANUARY 2011
GENERAL SERVICE- UNMETERED (CLASS GU)
REGULAR SERVICE 6 MOS.
SEASONAL SERVICE 6 MOS. MIN.  $ 42.00
SAME AS REGULAR SERVICE

GENERAL SERVICE-METERED (CLASS GM)
MINIMUM SEMI-ANNUAL CHARGE (INCLUDES 10,000 GALS.)
5/8” METER  $ 49.00
3/4\" METER  60.00 1” METER  83.00 11/2”METER  115.00
2” METER  350.00
3” METER  500.00

RATE PER 1,000 GALS ABOVE MIN.  2.00

FIRE PROTECTION (CLASS FP)
ANNUAL HYDRANT SERVICE CHARGE  $ 250.00
ANNUAL SPRINKLER SERVICE CHARGE  100.00
ANNUAL PRIVATE HYDRANT CHARGE  150.00

WATER INVESTMENT FEE
NEW CONNECTIONS  
5/8” METER  750.00
3/4 METER AND LARGER  1,000.00
MULTI-UNIT BUILDINGS PER UNIT ABOVE
BASE FEE  500.00
FIRE SPRINKLER SERVICE (ANY SIZE)  750.00
NOT CHARGED IF DOMESTIC FEE APPLIES
EXISTING CONNECTIONS
METER UPSIZE  250.00
MAIN CONNECTION  750.00
CHANGE FROM SEASONAL TO YEAR ROUND SERVICE 250.00
MISCELLANEOUS (CLASS MS)
LABOR SKILLED/UNSKILLED APPLICABLE HOURLY RATE PLUS 25%
MATERIAL & SUPPLIES  PRECINCT COST PLUS 15%
WATER SERVICE CONNECTION
BY PRECINCT  PRECINCT COST PLUS 15%
BY CUSTOMER  PRECINCT COST PLUS 15%
WATER SERVICE TURN-ON OR TURN OFF
W/O METER REMOVAL  $ 25.00
W/ METER REMOVAL  50.00
PROPERTY TRANSFER FEE 50.00

EQUIPMENT CHARGE LOCAL RENTAL AGENCY CHARGE PLUS 15%
TEMPORARY METER DEPOSIT=COST OF METER ASSEMBLY
BACKFLOW PREVENTER TEST  PER TEST $45. 00
INTEREST ON BALANCES OVER 30 DAYS  12% ON BALANCE CHARGED

MONTHLY

METER CHARGES

INSTALLATION OF NEW METER $164.00
METER REPAIRS  PRECINCT COST PLUS 15%

METER TESTING  PRECINCT COST PLUS 15%

 

FINES

METER TAMPERING  $75.00

FAILURE TO COMPLY WITH NEW LONDON-SPRINGFIELD WATER SYSTEM PRECINCT RULES AND REGULATIONS WILL RESULT IN A FINE OF UP TO $2,000.00.

RATES ARE ESTABLISHED SEMI- ANNUALLY, EFFECTIVE BACK TO THE FIRST DAY OF THE CURRENT BILLING CYCLE. THEY ARE ESTABLISHED BY THE BOARD OF COMMISSIONERS AT A LEVEL DETERMINED NECESSARY TO INSURE THAT OPERATING EXPENSES ARE COVERED BY DIRECT OPERATING INCOME.