THE UPPER HANOVER AUTHORITYMontgomery County, Pennsylvania
RESOLUTION NO. 2017-01
OF THE UPPER HANOVER AUTHORITY SETTING FORTH WATER, FIRE SERVICE AND SEWER RATE FEE SCHEDULE
WHEREAS, The Upper Hanover Authority has in the past set forth water, fire service and sewer rate schedule,
fees and penalties or delinquent customer accounts; and
WHEREAS, the Authority desires to clarify and update its rates, fees and penalties regarding
its water and sewer services.
NOW, THERFORE, BE IT AND IT IS HEREBY RESOLVED by The Upper Hanover Authority as follows:
Water, Fire Service and Sewer Rate Schedule. The Board of The Upper Hanover Authority hereby
establishes a Rate Schedule for water, fire service and sewer, which is attached hereto and incorporated herein as
RESOLVED, this 5th day of January, A.D., 2017.
UPPER HANOVER AUTHORITY
The Upper Hanover Authority
Water, Fire Service and Sewer Rate Schedule
WATER METERED SERVICE RATES:
Rates take effect for different billing routes on the following dates:
Blue Route: April 1, 2017 (Billed July 2017)
White Route: May 1, 2017 (Billed August 2017)
Yellow Route: June 2, 2017 (Billed September 2017)
UNIT CHARGES (per meter/unit)*:
Size of meter: PER QUARTER:
5/8" $ 40.00
3/4" $ 40.00
1" $ 74.00
1 1/2" $ 120.00
2" $ 189.00
3" $ 415.00
4" $ 715.00
6" $ 1,667.00
8" $ 2,476.00
*All size meters--each additional untit... $ 40.00
Note: Individual units not metered individually,
must pay the minimum rate of $40.00 per unit per quarter.
|PENALTIES AND ENFORCEMENT:
Bills not paid within fifteen (15) days following receipt will be subject to the addition of a ten percent (10%) penalty.
If bills are not paid within forty-five (45) days of receipt, the Authority shall have the right upon five (5) days notice to
discontinue service to such customer, until all delinquent bills for such customer have been paid together with accrued
penalties, a Fifty Dollar ($50.00)** fee for reinstating service, and a sufficient deposit to insure future payments.
A Twenty Dollar ($20.00)** TAG fee will be assessed for processing and posting shut-off tages. All bills and other
notices to customers shall be deemed to have been received one (1) day after mailing to the address shown on the
SITE VISIT FEE: $50.00 for any site visit requested or required to address a non-TUHA issue, including investigation of
internal plumbing issues. If called out after-hours or on a weekend to address a non-TUHA issue, the site visit fee will be $150.
NSF BANK FEES: Returned check fees will be charged to the customer at $25 per returned check.
WATER AND SEWER CERTIFICATIONS: $25 per water and sewer certification.
MISCELLANEOUS INSPECTION FEE: The Board of The Upper Hanover Authority hereby establishes a Miscellaneous
Insepction Fee of $200 for equipment modifications, and other miscellaneous inspections required by the Authority.
PER 1,000 GALLONS
All over 3,000 gals. Per quarter $ 3.50
FIRE SPRINKLER SERVICE: PER QUARTER FEE
4" $ 88.00
6" $ 194.00
8" $ 347.00
FEES FOR FIRE HYDRANTS: PER QUARTER FEE
PUBLIC $ 25.00
PRIVATE $ 59.00
RATE TO WHOLESALE CUSTOMERS FOR RESALE PURPOSES:
Water will be furnished to wholesale customers supplying water to the
public for domestic & general use at the rate of $8.80/per thousand gals.
WATER SERVICE CONNECTION:
3/4-2" Service connection $3,500
Greater than 2" Service connection ***
*** Actual cost of installation to be paid by customer based on time and materials.
WATER TAPPING FEE: Capacity Fee $3,548
Escrow: Effective January 1, 2017 $1,000
Sanitary Sewer rental fee per EDU: $168.75/QTR
SEWER TAPPING FEE per EDU: $7,588***
***Sewer service connection to be installed by customer.