Schedule B (Non-Recurring Charges)


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SCHEDULE B - NON-RECURRING RATES AND CHARGES
Mishawaka Municipal Water Utility - Inside City
Mishawaka Municipal Water Utility - Outside City

A. Water Account Service Charge - $20.00

B. Sprinkling Meters Turn-on Charge $20.00

C. Service Deposits- Service deposits are set by the Utility and can be up to one-sixth of normal annual bill per service location

D. Failure to Meet Appointment Scheduled Charge - $15.00

E. Dishonored Negotiable Instrument Charge - $20.00

F. Processing/Disconnect Charge

     —Disconnect During Office Hours—$25.00
     —Additional Reconnect charges after hours—$70.00
     —Additional Reconnect charges on Sundays & Holidays— $90.00

G. After Hours Service Charge

     After hours & Saturdays - $70.00 minimum 1st 2 hours
     After 2 hours call out time an additional $35.00 per hour per man

     Sundays and Holidays - $90.00 minimum 1st 2 hours
     After 2 hours call out time an additional $45.00 per hour per man

H. Turn Water Services Off/On (For Repair or To Test Plumbing).
No charge during office hours 8-5 – For after hour charges, refer to item G

I. Late Penalty – 10% of the first $3.00 plus 3% of the balance

J. Meter Tampering Charge

     First Offense – Actual cost of parts, labor, equipment and overhead plus cost
     of service estimated to have been used, based on prior history - $75.00 +
     damages and a police report filed with police.

     Second Offense – Same as above, plus $250.00 + damages.

     Subsequent Offenses – Same as second offense, plus disconnection of service

K. Violation of Fire Service Agreement – Illegal use of fire hydrant
     1. First Offense - $500.00
     2. Subsequent Offense - $1000.00 and subject to criminal charges

L. Construction Permit Fees

     150 day Residential
     $65.00

     240 day Commercial
     Per Building - $ 135.00 or $ 5.00 per unit (whichever is larger)

     320 day Industrial
     Per Building - $ 600.00

M. New Service Address Meter Charges – Contact Water Department for current cost – 574-258-1652

Meter Size

Charge

5/8" - 3/4" (touch pad)

Meter Charges are based on:

Actual cost of equipment plus
Installation labor costs plus
Shipping/Handling/Transportation costs

1"

1-1/2"

2"

3" & larger

Damage to Existing System Actual cost of repair

N. Meter Test at Customer Request

Meter Size

Test Fee

5/8" - 1"

$25.00

1-1/2" - 2"

$48.00

3" & larger

Actual Cost

(No charge for first & second meter testing if second test has been requested twelve months after of the first testing.) 

 O. Hydrant Use Agreement

     Hydrant Permit Charge – $35.00

     Deposit $ $750.00

     Damages to hydrant - repair cost to be deducted from deposit before refund,
     plus cost of water used, or per month (whichever is larger) $ 50.00 minimum.
     Township Hydrant Use (Fire Department Use Only) $ 25.00 plus cost of water.

P. Tapping Permit

Existing taps never used and no fee paid at time of installation

Residential

3/4"

$1,198.00

1"

$1,203.00

1-1/2"

$1,564.00

2"

$1,738.00

Commercial

3/4"

Actual Current Cost

1"

Actual Current Cost

1-1/2"

Actual Current Cost

2"

Actual Current Cost

Commercial/Industrial

4"

Actual Current Cost

6"

Actual Current Cost

8"

Actual Current Cost

10"

Actual Current Cost

12"

Actual Current Cost

 ALL NEW TAPS – ACTUAL CURRENT COST – CONTACT WATER DEPARTMENT FOR CURRENT PRICING – 574-258-1652

Q. LEAD SERVICE LINE REPLACEMENT TAP COSTS - (DOES NOT INCLUDE METER)

Size

Cost

5/8" - 3/4"

$1,198.00

1"

$1,203.00

1-1/2"

$1,564.00

2"

$1,738.00

 R. LAND IMPROVEMENT CHARGES

Non-Residential

Water Main

Charge / Linear Foot

6"

$12.00

8"

16.00

10"

20.00

12"

24.00

14"

28.00

16"

32.00

20"

40.00

24"

48.00

Residential

1/2 of the current cost of a 6" water main (100 feet maximum)

 

Revised March 5, 2013