PUBLIC MEETING NOTICE

 

NOTICE OF RATE INCREASE WATER AND SEWER CUSTOMERS OF THE

CITY OF DIETRICH

 

This is to give you notice that the City of Dietrich will hold a public meeting open to all water and sewer customers. This public meeting will take place at the following time and location:

 

August 17, 2009 at 7:00 P.M. meeting location Dietrich Grange Hall.

 

The water and sewer rate increase is necessary to reduce the existing deficiency in income from present rates and increase reserve funds for future system upgrades and expansion. The meeting at which this ordinance will be passed is open to the public as required and that public notice of the time, place, and purpose of said meeting is given as required by the Open Meetings Act. Attendees will be given the opportunity to participate in an interactive presentation by RCAC and ask related questions about the water and sewer rate increase. This rate increase will go into effect upon the closing of the public meeting. If you have any questions about this public meeting, please contact Iva Lee Green at 208-544-2102.


Water utility rates shall be amended as follows:


Residential Rate                                                        Commercial Rate                                                       

   Charge Old Rate:                                                       Charge Old Rate:                                                 

    $22.00(8,500 gallons. included)                               $25.00(10,000 gallons included)                         

    $1.00/1,000 gallons (8,500-17,000 gallons)              $1.00/1000 gallons(10,000-20,000 gallons)

    $.50/1,000 gallons (17,001 and above)                     $.50/1,000 gallons (20,001 and above)

   Charge New Rate:                                                      Charge New Rate:

    $20.00(5,000 included)                                           $25.00(0 gallons included)

    $1.00/1,000 gallons (5,000-20,000 gallons)              $1.00/1,000 gallons (0-20,000 gallons)

   $2.00/1,000 gallons ( 20,001 and above)                   $2.00/1,000 gallons (20,001 and above)


Sewer utility rates shall be amended as follows:


Residential Rate                                                        Commercial Rate                                                       

   Charge Old Rate:   $23.10                                        Charge Old Rate:  $26.10                                               

  Charge New Rate:   $24.00                                      Charge New Rate:  $27.00