PENDING ORDINANCES
ORDINANCE NO. 2020-8-10
CITY OF TOLUCA, ILLINOIS
AN ORDINANCE TO ESTABLISH WATER AND SEWER RATES
   WHEREAS, the City provides water and sanitary sewer service; and
   WHEREAS, the City wishes to revise the rates charged to customers for such services;
   NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT ORDAINED BY THE MAYOR AND CITY COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF TOLUCA, MARSHALL COUNTY, ILLINOIS, AS FOLLOWS:
   Section 1:  Base Rates.  Each water and sewer customer shall pay the following base rate per month:
   Water   $4.54 per month
   Sewer   $6.62 per month   
   Section 2:  Water Rates:  Usage.  In addition to the base rate provided in Section 1 above, each water customer shall pay the following rates for water usage:
      Rate Per Cubic   Rate Per Cubic   Rate Per Cubic   
      Foot Effective      Foot Effective      Foot Effective
   Usage   May 1, 2020               May 1, 2021               May 1, 2022
   0 – 5,000 cu. ft.   $0.0275      $0.0283      $0.0292
   5,001 – 50,000 cu. ft.   $0.0242      $0.0249      $0.0257
   50,000 and up   $0.0204      $0.0210             $0.0216
   Section 3:  Water Surcharge.  In addition to the charges set forth in Sections 1 and 2 above, each water customer shall pay, with each monthly bill, a surcharge equal to one-third (1/3) of the amount of the monthly water usage charge plus the base water rate for such month.
   Section 4:  Sewer Rates; Usage.  In addition to the base rate provided in Section 1 above, each sewer customer shall pay the following rates for sewer usage:
Rate Per Cubic   Rate Per Cubic   Rate Per Cubic   
Foot Effective   Foot Effective   Foot Effective
May 1, 2020   May 1, 2021                May 1, 2022
$0.0363   $0.03754   $0.0385
   Section 5:  General Provisions
      5.1  Customers Outside Corporate Limits.  The usage fee for customers located outside the city limits of the City shall be two (2) times the rates set forth in Sections 1 and 4 above.
      5.2  Payment Provisions.  Bills will be due 15 days from the date of billing.  Bills will be assessed a 10% late fee after day 15.  Bills that are 15 days past the original due date will be considered delinquent and service will be disconnected without any further notice.  A reconnection fee of $30.00 will be charged to have the water turned back on when the bill is paid.
   Section 6:  Effective Date.  This ordinance shall be effective from the date of its passage and publication as provided by law.
PASSED AND APPROVED THIS _______ DAY OF _______________, 2020.
AYES:             
NAYS:          
ABSENT:          
CITY OF TOLUCA, ILLINOIS
By:                   
      Hank Zilm, Mayor
Attest:                
          Roanna Richard, Clerk