Ordinance No. 2019-01
AN ORDINANCE MAINTAINING THE SET WATER AND SEWER RATES FOR THE CITY OF EDEN, TEXAS
WHEREAS, the following facts exist:
On November 13, 2018 Council voted to move the “Environmental Fee” of $1.42 that appeared as a separate charge on the water billing, into the minimum rate charge. This would enable a more accurate rate study and will have no effect on the cost to customers.
The minimum gallon allowance will remain at the amount of 3,000 gallons for residential meters.
Water/Sewer Rates (“Water/Sewer Rates”) attached hereto as Exhibit “A” and incorporated herein the same as if fully copied and set forth at length, the City Council of Eden, Texas, finds as follows:
If the O&M costs are below the amount collected the excess funds shall be utilized for system upgrades or placed in reserve funds for future water or sewer system improvements or maintenance or other infrastructure needs.
The Water/Sewer Rates provide a reasonable allocation of water and sewer charges among the users of the City’s municipal water and sewer system.
NOW, THEREFORE, be it ORDAINED by the City Council of the municipality of Eden, Concho County, Texas, that the Water/Sewer Rates in Exhibit “A” shall, Effective December 1, 2018, be charged for water and sewer provided to users of the City of Eden water and sewer system.
Number of votes FOR: __5__ Number of votes AGAINST: __0___
Adopted this __9th___ day of July, 2019
Agapito Torres, Mayor
Celina Hemmeter, City Secretary
CLASS A- RESIDENTIAL GALLONS GALLONS
1 MIN/1,000 GALLONS - 3,000
2 $3.00 3,001 10,000
3 $4.10 10,001 40,000
4 $5.19 40,001 AND ON
CLASS B- COMMERCIAL
1 MIN/1,000 GALLONS - 5,000
2 $3.00 5,001 25,000
3 $4.10 25,001 100,000
4 $5.19 100,001 1,000,000
5 $6.28 100,000,001 AND ON
MINIMUM RATE CHARGE/METER
COMMERCIAL IN LARGE $72.89
COMMERCIAL IN REGULAR $66.33
COMMERCIAL OUT LARGE $84.36
COMMERCIAL OUT REGULAR $77.80
RESIDENTIAL IN LARGE $52.40
RESIDENTIAL IN REGULAR $48.03
RESIDENTIAL OUT LARGE $60.05
RESIDENTIAL OUT REGULAR $55.68
SPRINKLER ALONE $52.40
COMMERCIAL $20.70 PLUS $1.31/1,000 GAL WATER USED