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BULLET St. Louis City Revised Code Chapter 23.20 DIVISION I Meter Rates For Public or Charitable Institutions or Hospitals

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DIVISION I. WATER

Chapter 23.20
Meter Rates For Public or Charitable Institutions or Hospitals

Sections:

23.20.010 Meters in public institutions.
23.20.015 Definitions.
23.20.020 Special rates in hospitals or charitable institutions.
23.20.030 School rates.
23.20.040 Zoological parks.

23.20.010 Meters in public institutions.

The Water Commissioner, in his discretion, shall cause meters to be placed on any or all connections to public institutions, buildings, parks or other public places where water is used from the waterworks to ascertain the average amount of the consumption of water.
(1960 C. 555.010: 1948 C. Ch. 55 25.)

23.20.015 Definitions.

As used in Sections 23.20.020, 23.20.030 and 23.20.040, "first year" means the year beginning on the effective date of this ordinance, and the "second" and "third years" mean the years beginning on the second and third anniversaries of such effective date, respectively.
(Ord. 63136 3 (part), 1994; prior: Ord. 59524 3 (part), 1985).

Editor's Note:

Ordinance 63136 was passed March 29, 1994.

23.20.020 Special rates in hospitals or charitable institutions.

A. The quantity charge for the use of water by any hospital or charitable institution in the City which shall make written application to the Water Commissioner, signed by its president, secretary or managing officer, asking for a special charity rate, and stating that free service is furnished to not less than ten (10) percent of its patients, members or inmates, and giving special details of the management as are necessary to show the philanthropic nature of the institution shall, if approved by the Water Commissioner, be assessed for the water used in the institution at a special rate of $0.75 per 100 cubic feet the first year and $0.83 per 100 cubic feet the second year.

B. In addition to the quantity charge, there shall be assessed each billing period a readiness-to-serve charge for each meter in accordance with the schedule set forth in Section 23.18.070 of this title.
(Ord. 67919 7, 2008: prior: Ord. 66076 7, 2003: Ord. 63136 4 (f), 1994: Ord. 59594 4 (f), 1985: Ord. 57997 1 (part), 1980: Ord. 57089 1 (part), 1975: Ord. 56553 1 (part), 1973: Ord. 55357 1 (part), 1969: Ord. 50257 1, 1961: Ord. 49381 3 (part), 1959: 1960 C. 555.020: 1948 C. Ch. 55 26 (part).)

City Counselor Ops.: 8492, 8526, 8549, 9813, 10240

23.20.030 School rates.

A. The quantity charge for the use of water by any public, parochial, interparochial schools, public libraries, and art museum of the Art Museum subdistrict of the Metropolitan Zoological Park and Museum District of the City of St. Louis and the County of St. Louis shall be assessed for the water used in the institution at a special rate of $0.84 per 100 cubic feet the first year and $0.93 per 100 cubic feet the second year.

B. In addition to the quantity charge, there shall be assessed each billing period a readiness-to-serve charge for each meter in accordance with the schedule set forth in Section 23.18.070 of this title.
(Ord. 67919 8, 2008: prior: Ord. 66076 8, 2003: Ord. 63136 4 (g), 1994: Ord. 59594 4 (g), 1985: Ord. 57997 1 (part), 1980: Ord. 57089 1 (part), 1975: Ord. 56553 1 (part), 1973: Ord. 55357 1 (part), 1969: Ord. 49381 3 (part), 1959: 1960

C. 555.030: 1948 C. Ch. 55 26 (part).)

City Counselor Ops.: 8492, 8526, 8549, 9813

23.20.040 Zoological parks.

A. The quantity charge for the use of water by zoological parks of the zoological subdistrict of the Metropolitan Zoological Park and Museum District of the City of St. Louis and the County of St. Louis shall be assessed for the water used in the institution at a special rate of $0.75 per 100 cubic feet the first year and $0.83 per 100 cubic feet the second year.

B. In addition to the quantity charge, there shall be assessed each billing period a readiness-to-serve charge for each meter in accordance with the schedule set forth in Section 23.18.070 of this title.
(Ord. 67919 9, 2008: prior: Ord. 66076 9, 2003: Ord. 63136 4 (h), 1994: Ord. 59594 4 (h), 1985: Ord. 57997 1 (part), 1980: Ord. 57089 1 (part), 1975: Ord. 56130 1, 2, 1972: Ord. 56553 1 (part), 1973: 1960 C. 555.035.)

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