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MINIMUM CHARGE PER MONTH
EACH USER SHALL PAY A MINIMUM CHARGE IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE FOLLOWING APPLICABLE SIZE OF METER INSTALLED FOR WHICH THE USER WILL BE ENTITLED TO THE QUANTITY OF WATER SET FORTH BELOW:
RATE PER MONTH
Users on Contract
The Town of Milan shall pay a monthly minimum charge of $13,443.93. All usage in excess of 3,000,000 gallons per month shall be billed at the rate of $2.91 per thousand gallons.
There are no fire hydrants or private protection devices on the water system. Two-inch (2") flush hydrants installed on the system are available to fire companies within the area for gravity use to fill water truck tanks only.
The membership fee is $100, which is refundable if service is ever cancelled.
Collection and Deferred Payment Charges
The meters are read the third full week of every month. The bills go out on the first (1st) day of every month and are due on the seventeenth (17th) day of every month. If bills are not paid in full by the 17th day of each month, a penalty of 10% of the first $3 and 3% of balance will be assessed.
Notices will be sent out on the eighteenth (18th) day of each month for past due accounts. Once a notice is sent out, our office can only accept cash, money order, credit or debit cards.
Reconnect Fee - Involuntary
If the need arises to disconnect any user's service, these charges will be applied to reconnect their service:
During Office Hours $50
After Office Hours $100
A $50 reconnect fee will be charged for all current members wishing to have service restored at another residence that has been disconnected.
There is a $20 charge if, at the time of disconnect, a user pays the Water Company for the bill not to disconnect the service, but we have already made the trip to the user's residence for disconnect.
Inspection Reconnect/Disconnect Fee - Voluntary
A $40 fee will be charged when this request is made for inspection purposes. This will be for a twenty-four (24) hour period.
Tap Fees (Connection Charge)
Each user, at the time he is connected with the waterworks system, shall pay a flat charge to cover the cost of:
Excavation and tapping the main
Furnishing and laying service pipe
Furnishing and installing yoke, meter,
corporation stop, and meter box or crock
5/8" x 3/4" connection: $1100, plus share of line extension, if applicable
All larger Connections: Cost, but not less than $1100
Grading and seeding of all areas affected by meter installation is to be the responsibility of the homeowner.
Returned Check Fee
A $50 fee will be charged for all checks that are returned to our office. If a check is returned, we will only accept cash, money order or credit/debit cards.
General Service Charge
A charge will be assessed for any trip to the member's premises at their request for conditions on the member's side of the meter. The charge will be based on the Company's current hourly labor and service rates and actual material costs.
Meter Test Fee
A charge of $50 will be assessed for a meter test at the request of a member, if the results of that test indicate that the meter is registering less than 98.0% of actual usage.