921.10  WATER RATES.
   Each user shall pay for water based on the amount as follows:
   (a)    Meter Rates.
 
      WATER SERVICE WITHIN THE VILLAGE LIMITS
   For up to the first 2,000 gallons      $21.75 per month (minimum bill)
   For the next 6,000 gallons         $ 4.24 per 1,000 gallons
   For all water over 8,000 gallons      $ 3.18 per 1,000 gallons
   Each user shall pay a minimum charge of    $21.12 per month.
 
 
      WATER SERVICE OUTSIDE THE VILLAGE LIMITS
   For up to the first 2,000 gallons      $27.19 per month (minimum bill)
   For the next 6,000 gallons         $  5.30 per 1,000 gallons
   For all water over 8,000 gallons      $  3.97 per 1,000 gallons
   Each user shall pay a minimum charge of    $27.19 per month.
 
 
   Hauled Water Rate shall be $6.18 per 1,000 gallons.
   That the water rates being assessed against the Rural Lorain County Water Authority and Northern Ohio Rural Water pursuant to the existing water contract shall be set as follows:
 
            RURAL LORAIN COUNTY WATER AUTHORITY
   $2.27 per 1000 gallons      first 550,000  gallons per day monthly average
   $2.21 per 1000 gallons      next  50,000 gallons per day monthly average
   $2.11 per 1000 gallons      over 600,000 gallons per day monthly average
 
 
 
            NORTHERN OHIO RURAL WATER
   $2.27 per 1000 gallons      first 100,000 gallons per day monthly average
   $2.21 per 1000 gallons      next  50,000 gallons per day monthly average
   $2.11 per 1000 gallons      over 150,000 gallons per day monthly average
(Ord.  2020-35.  Passed 12-28-20.)
   (b)   Tap Fees.
      (1)   Applications for water service shall be filed with the Water Treasurer or Fiscal Officer upon a form to be supplied by the Municipality.  The application shall state the name of the applicant and the premises to be served.  All applications filed after the commencement of the operation of the water system shall be accompanied by a fee, payable to the Fiscal Officer, for the connection charge.  All tap fees must be paid in full before the tap is installed as per the Ohio Revised Code.
      (2)   Each user, inside the Village of New London, at the time he is connected with the waterworks systems, shall pay a connection charge of one thousand five hundred dollars ($1,500).  Each user outside the Village of New London shall pay a charge of one thousand five hundred dollars ($1,500).  A higher fee will be assessed if the connection is larger than ¾", based upon the additional cost of materials and labor.
   (c)   Reconnection Fee.  Editor's Note: Former subsection (c) was repealed by Ordinance 2007-14.
   (d)   All water users located outside the corporate limits of the Village of New London and served by the New London Township Water Line Extension Project shall be subject to the following charges and fees:
      (1)   In addition to the water rates set forth in subsection (a) hereof, a surcharge in the amount of seventeen dollars ($17.00) per month; and
      (2)   In lieu of the tap-in fees set forth in subsection (b)(2) hereof, a tap-in fee in the amount of one thousand five hundred dollars ($1,500).
In the event that, in the future, the Administrator and the Fiscal Officer, should determine that a further increase in the number of customers within the Phase I territory should raise sufficient additional funds to warrant a proportionate reduction in the surcharge while still maintaining adequate funding to retire related debt, they shall so advise the Council; and the surcharge rate set forth in subsection (d)(1) hereof shall then be proportionately reduced in the next billing cycle by the amount certified as appropriate by the Administrator and Fiscal Officer.
   (e)   Notwithstanding anything to the contrary in paragraph (d) hereof, all water users located outside the corporate limits of the Village and served by the New London Township Water Line Extension Project (Phase II) shall be subject to the following charges and fees:
      (1)   In addition to the water rates set forth in subsection (a) hereof, a surcharge in the amount of seventeen dollars ($17.00) per month; and
In the event that, in the future, the Administrator and the Fiscal Officer should determine that a further increase in the number of customers within the Phase II territory should raise sufficient additional funds to warrant a proportionate reduction in the surcharge while still maintaining adequate funding to retire related debt, they shall so advise the Council; and the surcharge rate set forth in subsection (e)(1) hereof, shall then be proportionately reduced in the next billing cycle by the amount certified as appropriate by the Administrator and Fiscal Officer. 
   (f)    Hauled water will be charged at the rate of five dollars ($5.00) per 1,000 gallons.
      (Ord. 2013-10.  Passed 3-11-13.)