ORDINANCE NO. 283
AN ORDINANCE AMENDING CHAPTER 2, SPECIFICALLY SECTION 2.4, WATERWORKS, IN THE CITY OF LESTER PRAIRIE AND AMENDING THE MUNICIPAL CODE ACCORDINGLY
THE CITY COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF LESTER PRAIRIE ORDAINS:
Section 1. Section 2.4.13 shall be deleted in its entirety and there inserted in its place shall be the following Section 2.4.13:
“At any time when a water bill is unpaid for a period of Thirty (30) days from the date of billing, the City shall have the option of turning off the water supply or adding a late fee charge in the amount of $30.00 per month. If the City adds the late fee charge and the bill and fees remain unpaid the City shall turn off the water supply as soon as it is feasible. The water supply shall continue to be turned off until such time as all sum due and owing are paid, including an additional penalty sum of Thirty dollars ($30.00) to defray the cost incurred by the City for turning off and turning on the water supply.”
Section 2. This Ordinance shall take effect and be in force from and after its passage and publication.
Adopted this 9th day of February, 2009.
CITY OF LESTER PRAIRIE
By /s/ Andrew Heimerl, Its Mayor
By /s/ Marilyn L.Pawelk, Its City Clerk
Published in the Herald Journal Feb. 16, 2009.