(A)   Temporary hydrant meter charge.
5/8 to 1 meters
Over 1 meters
Initial administration fee
Minimum charge per month*
Minimum consumption per month (gallons)
* Includes $20 per month, or any part of a month, administration fee (non-refundable)
   (B)   The initial administration fee charged for rental of a meter will be collected at the time of rental and will not be refundable. The deposit collected at time of rental will be refunded upon return of the meter to the city in a clean and operating condition. The deposit will be forfeited if the meter is in a condition that does not allow immediate re-issue to others or has been damaged.
   (C)   Additional usage over the set minimums per month will be billed at the out-of-corporate- limit rates established in § 52.082 of this chapter and are subject to increase effective on each annual anniversary, beginning October 2004, based upon the annual increase in the Bureau of Labor Statistics, Consumer Price Index, All Urban Consumers, U.S. City Average, Water and Sewer Maintenance or comparable index if the same is no longer published, for the month of May, similar to annual adjustments in other city water consumption rates. Additionally, meters rented for a period longer than three months shall be brought to City Hall by the renter for reading and inspection at least quarterly by city personnel.
(1999 Code, § 52.090)  (Ord. 1384, passed 7-31-1989; Ord. 2080, passed 12-20-1999; Ord. 3347, passed 6-20-2006; Ord. 3517, passed 5-21-2007)