§ 50.03  NON-RECURRING UTILITY CHARGES.
   (A)   The town water utility will have non-recurring charges as follows:
 
Description of Charge
Charge
5/8 or 3/4 connection or tap-on
$550
1-inch connection or tap-on (cost of labor and materials, but not less than)
$875
Deposit:  residential customer
$100
Deposit:  commercial customer - non-residential
(average of three previous months’ use for same or similar business)
Variable
Deposit:  commercial customer - residential
$100
Late payment penalty
(10% of first $3, then 3% on the balance)
Variable
Administration fee:  charged if payment is not received by 3:30 p.m. on the avoid-disconnect date
$50
Returned check/bank draft ACH charge
$35
Meter tampering fee. This fee is in addition to all other applicable charges including, but not limited to labor, materials, equipment, repairs and replacement costs
$150
Meter test charge
$80
Hydrant meter deposit
$2,200
 
   (B)   The town electric utility will have non-recurring charges as follows:
 
Description of Charge
Charge
Deposit:  residential customer (two times the average rolling 12-month period)
Variable
Deposit:  commercial customer - non-residential (two times the average rolling 12-month period)
Variable
Deposit:  commercial customer - residential property (two times the average rolling 12-month period)
Variable
Late payment penalty
(10% of first $3, then 3% on the balance)
Variable
Administration fee:  charged if payment is not received by 3:30 p.m. on the avoid-disconnect date
$50
Returned check/bank draft ACH charge
$35
Meter test charge
$80
Transformer service fee: if disconnect or reconnect must occur at the transformer (versus at meter); applies regardless of whether due to non-payment or per customer request
$150
Meter tampering fee. This fee is in addition to all other applicable charges including but not limited to labor, materials, equipment, repairs and replacement costs
$150
Non-emergency after-hours service calls
One worker: $225
Two Workers: $425
 
   (C)   All administration charges, other charges and utility bills shall be paid at the Town Hall. Under no circumstances will utility employees collect the administration fee, other charges or past due bills from customers at any place other than the Town Hall.
(Ord. 2009-7, passed 7-14-2009; Ord. 2015-14, passed 6-23-2015; Ord. 2015-19, passed 8-29-2015; Ord. 2018-24, passed 9-11-2018; Ord. 2019-10, passed 7-30-2019)