Public Notice – Parke County – Rosedale

NOTICE OF A PUBLIC HEARING ON PROPOSED RATES AND CHARGES

Property owners, rate payers and other interested parties in or served or to be served by The Town of Rosedale Municipal Water Utility are hereby notified that Ordinance No. 2020-1, establishing rates and charges for services to be rendered by the Water Utility of the Town, was introduced at a meeting of the Town Council on December 11, 2018. At a meeting of the Town Council to be held at 7:00 pm on the 14th day of July 2020 there will be a public hearing on the matter of the rates and charges, and consideration of adoption of said Ordinance No. 2020-1. All interested persons may appear and be heard.

If the ordinance is adopted, users of the waterworks for service to property located outside the Town’s corporate boundaries may be entitled to petition the Indiana Utility Regulatory Commission under Indiana Code 8-1.5-3-8.3 to review and adjust the rates and charges imposed on the users if a petition under Indiana Code 8-1-5-3-8.2 with respect to the rate ordinance has not been filed.

A copy of said Ordinance may be examined in the office of the Town Clerk Treasurer, which reads as follows:

ORDINANCE 2020-1

AN ORDINANCE ADJUSTING THE CHARGES BILLED TO METERED DOMESTIC AND RESIDENTIAL USERS OF WATER

WHEREAS, The Town of Rosedale duly passed and adopted Ordinances regarding the operation of its Waterworks System, and the charges regarding same for its customers which were originally set out in RMC 172.29, as amended; and

WHEREAS, various ordinances have been adopted from time to time regarding policies and procedures for the water works and the establishment of water rates, fees and charges;

WHEREAS, the existing rates, fees and charges are set forth in the earlier ordinance, Ordinance No. 2019-2;

WHEREAS, it has been determined by the Town Council that the existing rates are inadequate to fund the operations of the Waterworks, and therefore should be amended and modified as provided for in this ordinance;

NOW, THEREFOE, BE IT ORDAINED by the Council of the Town of Rosedale, Indiana, as follows:

  1. Rates and Charges for the use and service rendered by the waterworks shall be charged in an amount based upon a fee schedule as shown on Appendix A.
  2. All other provisions of said ordinance shall remain the same.

THIS ORDINANCE SHALL BE IN FULL FORCE AND EFFECT UPON IT’S SIGNING AND PASSAGE BY THE COUNCIL.

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