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Posted on: July 28, 2023

[ARCHIVED] Ordinance No. 2988

Terrell America

ORDINANCE NO. 2988


AN ORDINANCE OF THE CITY OF TERRELL, TEXAS, AMENDING APPENDIX 1, FEE SCHEDULE, SECTION 24: SOLID WASTE COLLECTION AND DISPOSAL RATES AND CHARGES AS SET FORTH IN THE REVISED CODE OF ORDINANCES OF THE CITY OF TERRELL, TEXAS; PROVIDING FOR REPEAL OF CONFLICTING ORDINANCES;PROVIDING FOR SEVERABILITY AND PROVIDING AN EFFECTIVE DATE.

SECTION I.

BE IT ORDAINED BY THE CITY COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF TERRELL, TEXAS:

THAT Appendix I, Fee Schedule, SECTION 24, SOLID WASTE COLLECTION AND DISPOSAL RATES AND CHARGES of the Revised Code of Ordinances of the City of Terrell, Texas, shall be deleted in its entirety and shall hereafter read as follows:

SECTION 24: SOLID WASTE COLLECTION AND DISPOSAL RATES AND CHARGES

The following rates shall apply for solid waste handling services within the City of Terrell and at its

Convenience Station facilities. Wastes from outside of Kaufman County will not be handled.

(1) Collection Services

Residential Rate -

(a) All residential units shall be charged $14.02 per month for twice a week collection.

Commercial Hand Collect -

All commercial hand collect will be charged for Poly Cart Containers.

(b)    Customers with    (1) cart will be charged    $ 35.34    per month for twice a week collection.

(c)    Customers with    (2) cart will be charged    $ 45.47    per month for twice a week collection.

(d)    Customers with    (3) cart will be charged    $ 59.77    per month for twice a week collection.

(e)    Customers with    (4) cart will be charged    $ 72.29    per month for twice a week collection.

(f)    Customers with    (5) cart will be charged    $ 85.28    per month for twice a week collection.

(g)    Mobile home park/MH      will be charged     $ 24.24    per month for twice a week collection

Each business with Commercial Hand Collect will enter into an agreement with the City for services and

billing will be on the monthly utility bill. Note: Taxes are not reflected in rates.

(h) Fuel Surcharges threshold shall be $ 0.00 per gallon. Fuel Surcharges shall be reviewed

annually by the City Mayor and Council for applicability.

SECTION II.

All ordinances or parts of ordinances in conflict herewith are, to the extent of such conflict, hereby

repealed.

SECTION III.

It is hereby declared to be the intention of the City Council that the sections, paragraphs, sentences, clauses and phrases of this Ordinance are severable and, if any phrase, clause, sentence, paragraph, or section of this Ordinance shall be declared unconstitutional by the valid judgment or decree of any court of competent jurisdiction, such unconstitutionality shall not affect any of the remaining phrases, clauses, sentences, paragraphs, and section so this Ordinance, since the same would have been enacted by the city council without the incorporation of this ordinance of any such unconstitutional phrase, clause, sentence, paragraph, or section.

SECTION IV.

This Ordinance will take effect immediately from and after its passage and the publication of the caption,

as the law in such cases provides.

PASSED AND APPROVED on this _____ day of _______________, 2023.

PASSED AND ADOPTED on this ______ day of ______________, 2023

APPROVED:


________________________________________

E. RICK CARMONA, MAYOR



ATTEST:


________________________________________

DAWN STEIL, CITY SECRETARY



APPROVED AS TO FORM:


________________________________________

MARY GAYLE RAMSEY, CITY ATTORNEY


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