Town of South Brunswick
New Jersey

Ordinance
ORD-2017-22

An Ordinance Amending and Supplementing Chapter 114, Utilities, of the Township of South Brunswick

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Department:FinanceSponsors:
Category:General Ordinance

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WHEREAS, Chapter 114 of the South Brunswick Code related to Utilities sets forth the water and sewer rates for water and sewer service; and

 

              WHEREAS, the Chief Financial Officer has completed the annual study of the utility debt and capital costs; and

 

WHEREAS, the Chief Financial Officer has recommended that the water and sewer rates for equivalent residential units (ERU) be changed to meet the financial obligations for 2017 and future years; and

 

WHEREAS, NJSA 40A:26A-1 et seq. and NJSA 40A:31-1 et seq, permit the Township to take such action;

 

NOW, THEREFORE BE IT  ORDAINED  by the Township Council of the Township of South Brunswick, County of Middlesex, State of New Jersey, that;

 

 

I.              Chapter 114, Utilities, shall be and is hereby amended and supplemented as follows,

 

Section 114-62

Water Charges

 

 

 

 

 

(b)

Facility Charge

 

 

 

 

 

(1)

Facility Charge per ERU

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Old Rate

New Rate

 

 

 

 

 

 

2,483.00

2,517.00

 

 

 

 

 

Section 114-63

Sewer Charges

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

(b)

Facility Charge per ERU

 

 

 

 

 

Old Rate

New Rate

 

 

 

 

 

 

5,167.00

5,186.00

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

II.              If any clause, sentence, paragraph, section or part of this ordinance or any other codes or ordinances incorporated herein shall be adjudged by any court of competent jurisdiction to be invalid, such judgment shall not affect, impair or invalidate the remainder hereof, but shall be confined in its operation to the clause, sentence, paragraph, section or part thereof directly involved in the controversy in which said judgment shall have been rendered.

III.              This ordinance shall become effective twenty (20) days after its final passage.

 

             

 

The above ordinance was introduced and passed on first reading at a regular meeting of the Township Council of the Township of South Brunswick held on July 25, 2017, and will be considered on second and final reading and final passage at a regular meeting of the Township Council of the Township of South Brunswick to be held at the Municipal Building, Monmouth Junction, New Jersey, at 7:30 p.m. on August 22, 2017, at which time and place any person having an interest therein will be given an opportunity to be heard.

 

                                                                                                 

 

 

 

Meeting History

Jul 11, 2017 7:30 PM  Township Council Work Session
RESULT:MOVE FORWARDNext: 7/25/2017 7:30 PM
Jul 25, 2017 7:30 PM  Township Council Regular Meeting
RESULT:INTRODUCED [UNANIMOUS]Next: 8/22/2017 7:30 PM
MOVER:Joseph Camarota, Councilman
SECONDER:Josephine "Jo" Hochman, Councilwoman
AYES:Ken Bierman, Joseph Camarota, Charlie Carley, Josephine "Jo" Hochman, Chris Killmurray
Aug 22, 2017 7:30 PM  Township Council Regular Meeting
RESULT:ADOPTED [UNANIMOUS]
MOVER:Joseph Camarota, Councilman
SECONDER:Josephine "Jo" Hochman, Councilwoman
AYES:Ken Bierman, Joseph Camarota, Charlie Carley, Josephine "Jo" Hochman
ABSENT:Chris Killmurray