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    Sec. 34-69. High Strength Waste Surcharge.


    Sec. 34-69. High strength waste surcharge.
    (a) All fees, penalties and charges collected under this article shall be used for the sole purpose of constructing, operating or maintaining the wastewater facilities of the city, or the retirement of debt incurred for same or payment of industrial cost recovery if required pursuant to federal law, or to recover cost associated with the construction of additional facilities and their operation and maintenance cost as necessary to treat wastes.
    (b) All fees and charges payable under the provisions of this article are due and payable upon the receipt of notice of charges. Unpaid charges shall become delinquent and shall be subject to penalty and interest charges as provided for in this code.
    (c) A high strength waste surcharge is established for all customers with discharges in excess of twenty-five thousand (25,000) gallons per day and having BOD and/or suspended solids concentrations in excess of normal wastewater as provided in Section 34-12.1 (b).
    Last updated date: 10/23/2006 4:15:21 PM