VILLAGE OF ASHKUM, ILLINOIS
ORDINANCE NO. 2011-06
AN ORDINANCE AMENDING THE WATER USAGE
RATES AND CHARGES UNDER THE
VILLAGE'S CODE 8-1-3B
IN THE VILLAGE OF ASHKUM,
IROQUOIS COUNTY, ILLINOIS

WHEREAS, the Village Board of the Vilage of Ashkum has established an Ordiance regarding water use and service; and
WHEREAS, the Board of Trustees of the Village of Ashkum recognize the need to amend the water rates and charges (Section 8-1-3B of the Village Code)
     NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT ORDAINED, by the board of Trustees of the Village of Ashkum, Iroquois County, Illinois as follows:

     Section 1: That Title 8, Chapter 1, Section 3B (1) and (2) of the Village Code of the Village of Ashkum, Illinois is hereby repealed.

     Section 2: That there is hereby added to the Village Code of the Village of Ashkum the following section(s) under and in substitution for Title 8, Chapter 1, Section 3B (1) and (2) hereinabove repealed:
          "B: User Rates and Charges: The following rates shall be paid by each customer beginning in the time the Village makes service available to the customer. The flat rate shall be paid regardless of whether the customer is using the service, provided the service is available from the Village.
                1. The flat bi-monthly bill (every 2 months) shall be $15.00.
                2. In addition to the flat rate, each customer shall be billed at the rate of $0.0055 per gallon of water used.

     Section 3: That any ordinance or portion thereof in conflict herewith not hereinabove expressly repealed is hereby expressly repealed.

     Section: 4:That this ordinance shall be in full force and effect after its passage, adoption and publication as required by law.

     ADOPTED THIS 20th day of September, 2011 pursuant to a roll call vote by the Board of Trustees of the Village of Ashkum, Iroquois County, Illinois.

Trustee Beherens      Aye:___  Nay:___  Absent: x
Trustee Hanson        Aye: X     Nay:___  Absent:
Trustee Hull             Aye: X     Nay:___  Absent:
Trustee Lyons          Aye: X     Nay:___  Absent:
Trustee McKee       Aye: X     Nay:___  Absent:
Trustee Tholen        Aye: ___  Nay:___  Absent: X
Totals:                     Aye: 4     Nay: 0      Absent: 2

APPROVED: Paul Heideman/s/Village President
ATTEST: Donna K. Schmitz/s/ Village Clerk

NOTICE TO VILLAGE OF
ASHKUM RESIDENTS

Ordinace 2011-06, an ordinance amending the water usage rates and charges nder the village code 8-1-3B was passed September 20, 2011. The water rate increase will affect your JANUARY 2012 WATER BILL. - Ashkum Village Trustees