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Ord 1804 5/12/1958M ORDINANCE NO. AN ORDINANCE AMENDING SECTIONS 1 and 2 OF ORDINANCE 445, AS SAME HAS HERETOFORE BEEN MIENDED BY ORDINANCES 11215 113211 1381 AND 1791, SUCH ORDINANCE 445 BEING ENTITLED AN CRD INANCE PROVIDE ING FOR RULES., REGULATIONS AND RATES FOR THE OPERATION AND TvANAG j��ENT OF THE CITY OF WICHITA FALLS WATER DEPARTMENT, SAID SECTIONS ALSO BEING KNOVTNT AS SECTIONS 7 -1001 and 7- 1001.1, TITLE 7, CHAPTER 10 OF THE CODIFICATION OF ORDINANCES OF THE CITY OF WICHITA FALLS, TEXAS, 1941; REPEALING ALL. ORDINANCES IN CONFLICT HEREWITH, AND DECLARING AN E110ERGENCY. BE IT ORDAINED BY THE BOARD OF ALDERMEN OF THE CITY OF WICHITA FALLS, TEY A SECTION 1. That Section 1 of Ordinance 445, as amended, also known as Section 7-1001, Title 7, Chapter 10 of the Cod- ification of Ordinances of the City of Wichita Falls, Texas, 1941, and Section 2 of said Ordinance 445, also known as Section 7- 1001.1, be and the same are hereby amended so as to read as follows, towit: Section 7 -1001 reads: The following rates are hereby established and shall be hereafter collected by the eater Department of the City of Wichita Falls, Texas, from and after June 1, 1958. The following ester rates shall apply to all water users, residential, commercial and industrial with the exception that service outside the corporate limits shall be one and one -half (12) times the rate charged inside the corporate limits based upon the following computation: The minimum monthly bill for all metered water service shall be $1.50 for which amount each customer shall be allowed 3,000 gallons of water. For larger consumption the rate shall be as follows,towit: The first 5,000 gallons Next 45,000 gallons Next 450,000 gallons Next 500,000 gallons Excess 1000,000 gallons charge 3,C,-)n Schools, Churches & Charitable Institutions of water @ 501 per thousand of water @ 351 per thousand of water @, 301 per thousand of water 0, 251 per thousand of water @, 22j per thousand @� 220' per thousand All services for water, sewer and sanitation shall be billed together. All water, sewer and sanitation accounts shall be due month- ly and roust be paid within 15 days from the postoff ice cancella- tion date of statement. if not paid by this date, a 10%, penalty will be added. The customer shall then have 15 days iii which to pay the water, sewer and sanitation accounts,with penalty. At t-he expiration of this date, water,-sewer and sanitation services will be discontinued and will be restored only with the full payment of the account, plus an additional charge of X71.00 for disconnecting and restoring service fee. That all utility customers shall put up a deposit as heretofore provided. No interest payment shall accurq$.'Lilate on deposits for these utility services- 11 b and Th t a minimum c , harge be placed oil each separate unit. For ins an is duplexes, apartment houses, efficiency apartment car ge oartments, or any building having move than one family '17 0 family ut g L certain unit of living is maintained, even though n jJAh are erviced from one meter and on one sower ccnnectiO�n, read ing on one shall T ute such a bill, the meter p -units serviced, the above d 'Ided y the ntut'jber of living a i then shall be multiplied ga n rV -applie to this amount, he numbe" of F MET VUyjCjPAt:EONSUVFTjON:"AIII IAtetnfdrn!shed,td7th&vqKcus departments of the it of wichita Falls, Texas, by theWater Department shall be measured by meter and all water used by the City Departments shall be charged tc their respective accounts and paid for monthly by the respective departments to the ",Hater` Department at the rate of 0 .2Z/ Per one thousanj (1,000) gallons of water, such amount of water to be used during the current month. All water furnished the departments of the City shall be paid as follows; 1. For all water furnished for street sprinRling, street cleaning, sweeping and flushing to the Street Department. 2. For all water furnished to Public FarRs, Cemetery, Play Grounds,etc., to the MR Department. 3. For all water furnished to the incinerator, flushing sewers, or sprinkling dumping grounds, to the Sanitary Department. 4. For all water furnished for any municipal building or for the use of any of the Departments of the City Governmant not specified in this ordinance the same shall be charged to such building or department service account and paid for frOIM such funds as may be available, but in the event no building or department fund is available such account shall be paid for from the general and or other funds as directed by the Board of Albermen. S,,,,TI ,CL S AND CHARITABLE INSTITUTIONS. For all charitable institutions, including, byt not limited to churches and schools, a monthly charge for water shall be paid for on the basis of .221 per thousand (i,oOO) gallons of water used during the current month, with a minimtm charge of $1.50 per month to be charged such charitable institution user. I SECTION 2. provided that the schedule of rates set forth above in Section 7-1001 to be charged shall not apply to persons.9 firms and corporations residing beyond the City Limits of the city of Wichita Falls, WhMhTand maintaining places of business outside the city limits of said city, but that such, persons shall pay a rate equivalent to the rate above prescribed, plus 50% of the rate so prescribed in said Section. Provided that the minimum charge shall be 12.25 per month for persons, firms or corporations residing outside the city limits. - z - SECTICN 3. Because of the fact that the present water rtes r considered to be excessive, cr t emergency and requires that this ordinance shall take effect immediate- ly upon nd after its e, `and it is ACCCRDN IY SO 3-?DAIN D and the rates herein prescribed shall become effective i.ne 1, 1958. PASSED AND APPRCVEJ this day of May, A. D. 195a. f � .� M,.......... tea,. AT J - . _. t� *, - -Geo,