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i <br />ORDINANCE NO. 823 <br />AN ORDINANCE OF THE CITY <br />OF NEWPORT BEACH AMEND- <br />ING SECTIONS 7208, 7210, 7211, <br />7216, 7217, 7218 AND 7221 AND <br />ADDING A NEW SECTION, <br />7211(a), TO CHAPTER 2 OF <br />ARTICLE VII OF THE MUNICI- <br />PAL CODE <br />The City Council of the City <br />of Newport Beach does ordain as <br />follows: <br />SECTION 1: Section 7208 of <br />the Municipal Code of the City <br />of Newport Beach, entitled "Serv- <br />ice Fees" is hereby amended to <br />read as follows: <br />"Section 7208. Service Fees. <br />The fees for the installation of <br />water services, or for enlarging <br />those already in place, shall be <br />paid in advance and shall be as <br />follows: <br />"(a) For % -inch meter or <br />less ...............- -- .......- -$ 85.00 <br />(b) For 1 -inch meter 110.00 <br />(c) For all other size meters, <br />the installation fee shall be the <br />actual cost to the city, including <br />the cost of the meter, labor and <br />material in laying such service <br />and replacing the pavement, <br />plus 15% of such cost for over- <br />head, plus $25.00. <br />"In the case provided for in <br />sub - paragraph (c) hereof, the <br />cost of material and labor shall <br />be estimated by the Water De- <br />partment and the estimated cost <br />shall be paid to the Water De- <br />partment by the person applying <br />for such installation before the <br />work of connecting the main <br />with the property is begun. <br />Whenever the estimated cost is <br />not sufficient to cover the total <br />expense for labor and material, <br />the deficit shall be charged to <br />the property for which such in- <br />stallation was made and to the <br />owner thereof. Any excess pay- <br />ment shall be returned to the <br />person applying for the installa- <br />tion." <br />SECTION 2: Section 7210 of <br />the Municipal Code of the City <br />of Newport Beach, entitled "Wa- <br />ter Rates" is hereby amended to <br />read as follows: <br />"Section 7210. Water Rates. <br />The water rates to be charged <br />and collected either monthly or <br />bi- monthly, at the discretion of <br />the city, from consumers of water <br />supplied by the City to its in. <br />habitants, are hereby established <br />and the Water Department is <br />hereby authorized and directed <br />to charge and collect the same in <br />accordance with the provisions of <br />this Chapter." <br />SECTION 3: Section 7211 of <br />the Municipal Code of the City of <br />Newport Beach, entitled "Meter' <br />Rates" is hereby amended to <br />read as follows: <br />"Section 7211. Readiness to <br />Serve Charges. Com m <br />July 15, 1957, where water meters <br />have been installed, including <br />future installations, there shall <br />be charged and collected a <br />monthy readiness to serve fee, <br />as follows: <br />"For /4 -inch meter or <br />less --- ------ --------- ------ -----$ 1.75 <br />For 1 -inch meter ............ 2.25 <br />For lY2 -inch meter ........ 3.50 <br />For 2 -inch meter ............ 4.75 <br />For 2Y2 -inch meter ........ 6.00 <br />For 3 -inch meter ............ 7.00 <br />For 4 -inch meter ............ 9.50 <br />For 6 -inch meter ------ - - - - -- 14.00 <br />For 8 -inch meter ............ 18.75 <br />For any size meter not above <br />I' described, the monthly readiness <br />to serve charge may be estab- <br />lished from time to time by reso. <br />lution of the City Council of the <br />City of Newport Beach." <br />SECTION 4: Section 7211 (a) <br />of the Municipal Code of the <br />City of Newport Beach, entitled <br />"Quantity Charges" is hereby <br />added to read as follows: <br />"Section 7211(a). Quantity <br />Charges. Commencing July 15, <br />1957, in addition to the readiness <br />to serve charges set forth in Sec- <br />tion 7211, where water is fur- <br />nished through a meter, the rate <br />for wafer consumed, other than <br />pursuant to written agreement <br />authorized by the City Council, <br />shall be as follows: <br />To and including 250,000 <br />cu. feet per <br />month ........ $0.14 per 100 cu. ft. <br />The excess of 250.000 cu. <br />ft. to and including <br />500,000 cu. feet per <br />month -- - - - - -- $0.11 per 100 cu. ft. <br />The excess of 500,000 <br />cu. feet per <br />month -- - - - - -- $0.07 per 100 cu. ft. <br />SECTION 5: Section 7216 of <br />the Municipal Code of the City <br />of Newport Beach, entitled "Turn. <br />on Charges" is hereby amended <br />to read as follows: <br />"Section 7216. Turn -on Charges. <br />When water service to any <br />premises has been turned off be- <br />cause of non - payment of bill or <br />violation of any of the provisions <br />of this Chapter, or ordered <br />turned off by the owner or ten- <br />ant, a turn -on charge shall be <br />made and collected in advance, <br />as follows: <br />"For % -inch meter ..........$ 7.00 <br />For 1 -inch meter ............ 9.50 <br />For 1% -inch meter ........ 14.00 <br />For 2 -inch meter ------ - - - - -- 18.50 <br />For 2%.inch meter ........ 23.50 <br />For 3 -inch meter ------ - - - - -- 28.00 <br />For 4 -inch meter ............ 37.50 <br />For 6 -inch meter ............ 56.00 <br />For 8 -inch meter ------ - - - - -- 74.50 <br />"For any meter not above des- <br />cribed, the turn -on charge may <br />be established from time to time <br />by resolution of the City Coun- <br />cil of the City of Newport Beach." <br />SECTION 6: Section 7217 oP <br />the Municipal Code of the City <br />of Newport Beach entitled "Pay. <br />ment of Water and Meter <br />Charges" is hereby amended to <br />read as follows: <br />"Section 7217. Payment of Wa. <br />ter and Meter Charges. The <br />charges set forth in Section 7211, <br />7211 (a) and 7216 shall be made <br />against the property, the owner, <br />the tenant and /or the person in <br />possession of the premises in- <br />volved at the discretion of the <br />city." <br />SECTION 7: Section 7218 of <br />the Municipal Code of the City <br />of Newport Beach entitled "Date <br />Payable" is hereby amended to <br />read as follows: <br />"Section 7218. Date Payable. <br />All water users shall be billed <br />bi- monthly and all charges for <br />water shall be payable on the <br />first day of the month following <br />the meter reading date as shown <br />on the bill." <br />SECTION 8: Section 7221 of <br />the Municipal Code of the City <br />of Newport Beach entitled "Ten- <br />ant Deposit" is hereby amended <br />to read as follows: <br />"Section 7221. Tenant Deposit. <br />In the event that the applicant <br />for water service shall not be the <br />owner in fee of the property to <br />be supplied with water, or does <br />not own the improvements there. <br />on, the Water Department shall <br />require a deposit as follows: <br />"For 9'4 -inch meter ----- - - - - -$ 7.00 <br />For finch meter ............ 9.50 <br />For lV2 -inch meter ........ 14.00 <br />For 2 -inch meter ............ 18.50 <br />For 2% -inch meter ........ 23.50 <br />For 3 -inch meter ............ 28.00 <br />For 4 -inch meter ............ 37.50 <br />For 6 -inch meter ............ 56.00 <br />For 8 -inch meter ............ 74.50 <br />"When the foregoing condi- <br />tions are fulfilled, the Water De- <br />partment shall turn on the water <br />for the qualified consumer." <br />SECTION 9: This ordinance <br />shall be published at least once <br />in the Newport Harbor Ensign, <br />a newspaper of general circula- <br />tion, printed and published and <br />circulated in the City of Newport <br />Beach and the same shall be in <br />full force and effect 30 days after <br />this passage. <br />The above and foregoing ordi- <br />nance was introduced at a regu. <br />lar meeting of the City Council <br />of the City of Newport Beach <br />held on the 13th day of May, <br />1957, and was finally passed and <br />adopted on the 27th day of May, <br />1957, by the following vote, to <br />wit: <br />AYES, COUNCILMEN: Hart, <br />Wilder, MacKay, H i g b i e, <br />Stoddard, Ridderhof, Hill. <br />NOES: None. <br />ABSENT: None. <br />Dora O. Hill <br />Mayor <br />ATTEST: <br />Margery Schrouderfl <br />City Clerk <br />