Correctionville City Council — Ordinance No. 724-2020

Correctionville City Council
Ordinance No. 724-2020
An ordinance amending the Code of Ordinances of the City of Correctionville, Iowa,
by adding a new section separate metering of water not entering the sewer system

Be it enacted by the city council of the City of Correctionville, Iowa:

Section 1.  New section.  The code of ordinances of the city of Correctionville, Iowa, is amended by adding a new section 91.10 entitled separate metering of water not entering the sewer system, which is hereby adopted to read as follows:
91.10 separate metering of water not entering the sewer system.

1. Any water customer who desires to use city water for a purpose that prevents the used water from entering the city sewer system may purchase and install an additional water meter to measure the water used for such purpose.

2. Such a customer shall purchase and install an approved additional water meter to city specifications in such a way that only water that cannot enter the sewer system will be measured through such additional meter.

3. The amount of water thus used and measured by such an additional water meter shall be added to the water used and measured by the primary water meter and the total water thus consumed shall be paid for at the regular water usage rate established from time to time. No charge for sewer usage shall be made for water measured through such additional meter.

4. There shall be no additional minimum charge for the additional meter. All costs of purchase, installation and maintenance of the additional water meter system shall be borne by the customer installing the additional meter.

Section 2.  Severability clause.  If any section, provision, or part of this ordinance shall be adjudged invalid or unconstitutional, such adjudication shall not affect the validity of the ordinance as a whole or any section, provision, or part thereof not adjudged invalid or unconstitutional.

Section 3.  When effective.  This ordinance shall be in effect from and after its final passage, approval, and publication as provided by law.

Passed by the council the 11th day of January 2021 and approved this 11th day of January 2021.
Ayes: Petty, Sanderson, Beazley, Kostan and Volkert
Nays: none
Absent: none
Abstain: none

First reading: Dec. 14, 2020
Second reading: January 11, 2021
Third reading:  waived

Nathan Heilman, Mayor
Carla Mathers, City Clerk

Published in The Record
Thursday, January 21, 2021

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