BYLAW NO. 370
WATER & SEWER BYLAW

A BYLAW OF THE TOWN OF BREDENBURY

TO FIX THE RATES TO BE CHARGED FOR THE USE AND CONSUMPTION OF WATER AND SEWER

 

 

The Council of the Town of Bredenbury, in the Province of Saskatchewan, enacts as follows:

 

1.    This bylaw shall be referred to as the Water and Sewer Bylaw.

2.    A water meter deposit, in the amount equal to one quarterly billing charge, shall be required from the person applying for services. The deposit is refundable upon disconnection of service and vacating the premises.  Application for refund is made at the Town Office.

3.    The charges to be paid by the water consumer whose water service has been turned on shall be those set out in Schedule "A" attached; provided, however, that the minimum shall be payable in every case whether or not any water is consumed.

4.    Persons who own or occupy premises drained or that are by bylaw required to be drained into the sewer shall pay for such services a rental rate or service charge in accordance with Schedule "B" attached.

5.     Water meters will be read every three months to coincide with billings.

6.     Homeowners that are set up on automatic withdrawals will be responsible to pay overage amounts on a billing; as a separate payment from automatic withdrawals.

7.    Accounts for water service and/or sewer service shall cover a period of three successive months’ successive months and shall be rendered on or before the seventh day of the month next following such period. Accounts shall be paid within a period of thirty days from the date on which such accounts are rendered. If an account is not paid within the period of thirty days, the water service may be cut off. When the water service is cut off, it shall not be turned on until all arrears have been paid, together with a fee of twenty dollar ($20.00) to cover expenses.

8.    A penalty of 2% will be added to all water and sewer accounts outstanding every month.

9.    All previous Water and Sewer Bylaws are hereby repealed.

 

The rates, charges, tolls or rents contained in this bylaw shall come into force and take effect on the day of approval being issued by the Local Government Committee.

 

 

INTRODUCED AND READ A FIRST TIME THIS 3rd Day of August, 2016

READ A SECOND TIME THIS 3rd Day of August, 2016

READ A THIRD TIME BY UNANIMOUS CONSENT AND PASSED THIS

 

 

Certified a true and                                                                    _____________________

Accurate copy of                                                                                Mayor

Bylaw #370, which

Was passed by Council                                                                    

On the _____ day of                                                               _____________________

_____________, 2016.                                                                      CAO

 

 

 

______________________

CAO

TOWN OF BREDENBURY

SCHEDULE “A”

TO BYLAW 370

 

 

1.                    MONTHLY WATER SERVICE CHARGES - MINIMUM

 

                        Commercial 

(Cafes, Service Station,

Garages, Hotels, Butcher Shop, Car

Cleaning Plant, Car Washes, Other)                                                                                                                                                                         $35.00

                       

                        Industrial                               

(CPR Bunkhouse, CPR Station, Other)                                                                                                                                                         $73.34

                       

Residential                                                                             $26.67

 

 

2.                    QUARTERLY WATER METER OVERAGE CHARGES

Commercial /Industrial/Residential Inclusive

45 cubic meters and over                                                     $.65/m3

 

                       

                       

 

 

 

 

TOWN OF BREDENBURY

SCHEDULE “B”

TO BYLAW 370

 

 

1.                 MONTHLY SEWER SERVICE CHARGES

 

Commercial 

(General Store, Cafes, Service Station,

Garages, Hotels, Butcher Shop, Car

Cleaning Plant, Car Washes, Other)                                                                                                                                                                         $35.00

                       

                        Industrial                               

(CPR Bunkhouse, CPR Station, Other)                                 $73.34

                       

Residential                                                                             $26.67