ORDINANCE NO. 269
AN ORDINANCE AMENDING
SECTION 2.4 OF THE LESTER
PRAIRIE MUNICIPAL CODE
REGARDING WATERWORKS AND PROVIDING FOR WATER METERS TO BE READ BY RADIO
The City of Lester Prairie ordains:
Section 1: Paragraph 2.4.12 is deleted in its entirety and is replaced by the following:
“2.4.12 Water meters will be read by City personnel by radio transmission on a monthly basis. All bills will be calculated based upon the radio meter reading and billed to the owner accordingly. No person shall tamper, alter, change or disconnect either the meter or the radio transmitting device. From time to time for disabled meters, City personnel may make actual readings and/or estimated readings. In the case of a disabled meter, the City shall calculate an appropriate billing based upon historical water usage. Any owner who knows of a damaged water meter has a duty to advise the City Clerk immediately upon discovery.”
Section 2: This ordinance shall take force and be in effect from and after its passage and publication.
Adopted this 12th day of June, 2007.
By: /s/ Eric Angvall, Its Mayor
By: /s/ Marilyn L. Pawelk, Its City Clerk
Published in the Herald Journal June 18, 2007.