Resolution #12-18: Amending the EDU Billing Structure

Date of Adoption: October 4, 2012

WHEREAS, the VTMUA Rules and Regulations set forth billing formulas and methods for billing customers;

WHEREAS, in response to a significant number of residential customers being added to the VTMUA’s system as a result of the United Water transaction and input from those customers, the VTMUA has reviewed the EDU billing structure;

WHEREAS, the VTMUA Engineer has provided information regarding a proposed EDU structure amendment and the VTMUA Auditor has provided information with respect to impact on the current and future years budget;

NOW THEREFORE IT BE RESOLVED by the Commissioners of the VTMUA that Section 4.3 of the VTMUA Rules and Regulations are hereby amended to indicate that all residential structures that are classified as a studio or one bedroom units shall be billed at .6 of an EDU, two bedroom units shall be billed at .8 of an EDU and all residential structures that are classified as three bedrooms or more shall be billed one (1) EDU;

NOW THEREFORE IT BE RESOLVED that the changes in the EDU structure set forth in this Resolution are retroactive to July 1, 2012;

NOW THEREFORE IT BE RESOLVED by the Vernon Township MUA that all third quarter payments shall be due on November 4, 2012 and all fourth quarter payments shall be due on December 4, 2012;

NOW THEREFORE IT BE RESOLVED that all of the VTMUA bills for 2012 should be recalculated and resent to show recalculations as appropriate, to insure accuracy and to insure that all ratepayers who have paid their bills receive proper credits;

NOW THEREFORE IT BE RESOLVED that future bills will be sent to rate payers in March, June, September, and December so that residents do not receive tax bills and sewer bills in the same month;

NOW THEREFORE IT BE FURTHER RESOLVED that Secretary of the VTMUA shall keep this Resolution in a binder with the adopted Rules and Regulations as an official record of the VTMUA.