§ 55.06  BILLING PROCEDURE; LATE PAYMENT; REMEDIES FOR NONPAYMENT.
   (A)   All users shall be billed monthly.  Billings for any particular month shall be made within ten (10) days after the end of the month.  Payments are due within fifteen (15) days after the end of the month.  Any payment not received within twenty (20) days after the end of the month shall be delinquent.
   (B)   A late payment penalty of five percent (5%) of the current user charge bill will be added to each delinquent bill.  When any bill is more than forty five (45) days in default, water and/or sewer service to such premise shall be discontinued until such bill is paid.
   (C)   When any bill (including interest and penalty) remains unpaid for one (1) year after the date due, such bill shall be recorded in the land records of Pike County by the Treasurer and shall constitute a lien on the property.  If such lien (including interest and penalty) remains unpaid for a period of one (1) year after date of recordation, such property shall be subject to public sale by the Treasurer.
(Ord. 0-95-006, passed 9-25-95; Am. Ord. 0-2005-022, passed 10-10-05; Am. Ord. 0-2007-008, passed 2-26-07; Am. Ord. 0-2008-004, passed 1-14-08)