RESOLUTION # 17-02


RESOLUTION OF THE BOARD OF COMMISSIONERS OF THE IMMOKALEE WATER AND SEWER DISTRICT ADOPTING REVISED RATES FOR WATER AND SEWER SERVICES; TO PROVIDE FOR A SEVERANCE CLAUSE; AND TO PROVIDE FOR AN EFFECTIVE DATE


WHEREAS, the Board of Commissioners of the IMMOKALEE WATER AND SEWER DISTRICT (hereinafter referred to as the "Board") is empowered to construct, operate and maintain a Water and Sewer System (the "System") as described in Florida Statute Chapter 78- 494, Laws of Florida, which was amended by chapters 93-366, 94-489, and 95-492, Laws of Florida, was codified, reenacted, amended, and repealed as Chapter No. 98-495, was amended in Chapter 2005-298; and was amended in Chapter 2015-205; and


WHEREAS, the Board is empowered to prescribe, fix, establish and collect fees, rentals or other charges (hereinafter sometimes referred to as "revenues") for the use of the facilities and services furnished by said System, said revenues to be fixed and revised from time to time so as to be sufficient at all times to provide for the expense of the operation, maintenance and repair of such System and to provide a margin of safety over and above the total amount of any such expenses and


NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED BY THE BOARD OF COMMISSIONERS

OF THE IMMOKALEE WATER AND SEWER DISTRICT, in public meeting assembled that:


  1. This resolution amends and replaces the Meter Installation fees and other miscellaneous charges that are in listed in Resolution 15-07; and


  2. The meter and backflow preventer installation charges as set forth in the Schedule attached hereto as Exhibit "A" will provide a mechanism for the District to redeem the costs that are incurred as a result of the listed services, and those fees and charges are hereby adopted; and


  3. If any phase or portion of this Resolution is held invalid or unconstitutional by any court of competent jurisdiction, such portion shall be deemed a separate, distinct and independent provision and such holding shall not affect the validity of the remaining portion.


  4. This resolution shall become effective on November 1, 2016.



Resolution 17-02 – Page 1


PASSED AND DULY ADOPTED by the Board of Commissioners of the IMMOKALEE WATER AND SEWER DISTRICT, this 19 day of October 2016.


BOARD OF COMMISSIONERS IMMOKALEE WATER AND SEWER

DISTRICT


BY:

Joseph Brister, Chairman


BY:

Bonnie Keen, Secretary


Resolution 17-02 – Page 2

EXHIBIT "A"



Monthly Cross Connection Control Fees

Fee

5/8 inch to 2 1/2 inch Meters

$5.50

3 inch to 4 inch Meters

$7.75

6 inch to 8 inch Meters

$11.00

10 inch to 12 inch Meters

$16.50

Miscellaneous Charges:

Connection Fee

$40.00

Connection Fee - After-hours (At Customer's Request)

$65.00

Transfer Fee

$55.00

Disconnection / Reconnection Fee (For Non-payment)

$55.00

Additional Reconnection Fee - After-hours (Due to Non- payment)

$55.00

Lock Fee (For Non-payment)

$80.00

Turn Off/On for Leaks (Except Holidays)

$15.00

Turn Off/On for Leaks (Holidays)

$70.00

After-hours Service Call-out

$55.00

After-hours Service Call-out (Holiday)

$165.00

Consumer Valve Adjustment

$30.00

Barrel Lock Replacement Fee

$45.00

Special Meter Reading

$30.00

Vacation Charge

$40.00

Inflow Treatment Charge

$110.00

Hydrant Inspection

$40.00

Hydrant Ownership Acceptance

$140.00

Meter Tampering (1st Offense)

$150.00

Meter Tampering (2nd Offense)

$300.00

Meter Re-Installation (During Working Hours)

$65.00

Meter Re-Installation (After-hours)

$110.00

Meter Re-Installation (Holidays)

$220.00

Meter Test (Within Tolerance)

$45.00

Sewer Permit

$165.00

Sewer Cap Tampering Fee

$55.00

Sewer Line-Unclog on Customer Side (Per Hours with 1hr. minimum )

$220.00

Inspection Fee

$45.00

Re-Inspection Fee

$30.00

Developer Review Fees (Fee plus Actual Cost)

$110.00

Failure to Comply - Meter Obstruction

$55.00

Failure to Comply - Cross Connection Control

$110.00

Late Fee

$5.00

Credit Card Convenience Fee (Greater of ) $2.00 or 2.7%

Meter Installation & Tap Fees (Including Cross Connection Control Device)

Water Service Same Side of the Road

5/8" Meter

$870.00

3/4" Meter

$980.00

1" Meter

$1,150.00

1 1/2" Meter

$1,395.00

2" Meter

$1,760.00

3" Meter and Greater

Actual Cost

Water Service Opposite Side of the Road [*]

5/8" Meter

$2,300.00

3/4" Meter

$2,410.00

1" Meter

$2,580.00

1 1/2" Meter

$2,825.00

2" Meter

$3,190.00

3" Meter and Greater Actual Cost

Actual Cost

[*] Amount includes Collier County ROW Permit Fees and the directional bore fees.

Meter Only Purchase Fees

5/8" Meter

$290.00

3/4" Meter

$310.00

1" Meter

$355.00

1 1/2" Meter

$495.00

2" Meter

$665.00

3" Meter and Greater

Actual Cost

Backflow Preventer Only Purchase Fees

3/4"

$300.00

1"

$365.00

1 1/2"

$540.00

2"

$615.00

3"

Actual Cost


NSF or Dishonored Check Fee

Non-Sufficient Funds (NSF) Check / Returned Payment Florida Statute 166.251

$25 minimum

$30 if $50 < FV < =$300

Greater of $40 or 5% if

FV>$300