10-2-7-2: OPERATION AND MAINTENANCE FEES:
   A.   Fixed Charge For Zero Use: There shall be a minimum charge in such amount as established by the City Council for zero (0) cubic feet of water used.
   B.   Charges For Unmonitored Connections: The monthly sewer charge for users with unmonitored connections to the wastewater system shall be in such amount as established by the City Council.
   C.   Charges For Monitored Connections: The monthly service charge for fee users with monitored connections to the wastewater system shall be in such amounts as established by the City Council.
   D.   Temporary Lift Stations: The monthly charge for each person served by a temporary lift station shall be in such amount as established by the City Council. (Ord. 35-18, 9-11-2018, eff. 10-1-2018; amd. 2019 Code)
   E.   Hardship (Low Income) Discount: Residential customers may apply for a hardship (low income) discount on residential sewer service, by making application to the Public Works Department of the City. Applications shall be submitted annually with updated financial information confirming annual family gross income. The Public Works Department may reduce the charges for sewer service by thirty percent (30%) upon determining that the customer is experiencing financial hardship. Financial hardship shall be deemed to exist when an owner's annual family gross income is at or below the low income level indicated for a family of similar size on the current "Low Income Guidelines" chart employed by the City in the administration of the Community Development Block Grant Program, and shall be verified by the previous year's Federal Tax return. (Ord. 35-18, 9-11-2018, eff. 10-1-2018)