3-4-2: FEE IN LIEU OF OTHER FEES, TAXES:
During continued substantial compliance with the terms of this chapter by the owner of any telephone exchange, the charge levied hereby shall be and continue to be in lieu of all concessions, charges, excise, franchise, license, privilege, and permit fees or taxes or assessments, except ad valorem taxes. However, it is not intended hereby to extinguish or abrogate any existing arrangement whereby the town is permitted to use underground conduit, duct space, or pole contacts of the company for the fire alarm or police calls systems of the town. (1984 Code § 7-302)