CWR Notice of Public Hearing — 06/13/19

Public Notice

Pursuant to Section 6-1-80 of the S.C. Code of Laws, public notice is hereby given that the Chester Sewer District will hold a public hearing prior to the adoption of Chester Sewer District’s Budget.

Date        June 13, 2019
Time        3:00 P.M.
Location Gateway Center, 3200 Commerce Drive Suite C, Richburg SC  29729


Revenue & Expenditures

FY 2018-2019
FY 2019-2020
Percentage Change
Revenue
$5,016,485
$12,624,600
+152%
Expenditures
$12,624,600
$12,624,600
+152%

Current & Proposed Rates & Fees

Base Charges
(based on Meter Size)

Current Charge
Proposed Charge
3/4″
19.06
$20.39
1″
$22.47
$24.04
1.5″
$30.91
$33.07
2″
$41.09
$43.97
3″
$64.84
$69.38
4″
$98.77
$105.68
6″
$183.52
$196.37
8″
$285.25
$305.22
10″
$403.98
$432.26

Volumetric Usage Charges
(per 1,000 gallons)

Current Charge
Proposed Charge
Monitored Industrial
$10.42
$11.15
Commercial & Residential
$9.14
$9.78

Other Rates & Fees

Current Charge
Proposed Charge
Flat Rate — Residential Only
$45.21
$49.73
Industrial Permitting Fee
$133.75/month
$143.11/month
Septic Dumping Fee
$400/month
$428/month
Tap Fee
$1,375.79 or CoI
$1,375.79 or CoI

High Strength Surcharge
(per pound)

Current Charge
Proposed Charge
Biochemical Oxygen Demand (over 250 ppm)
$0.48
$0.51
Total Suspended Solids (over 250 ppm)
$0.64
$0.69
Ammonia (over 25 ppm)
$3.20
$3.42

CMD Notice of Public Hearing – 06/13/19

The Chester Metropolitan District will hold a public hearing at the Richburg Fire Department, located at 215 Main Street in Richburg, South Carolina. The hearing will be held at 5:00 P.M. on June 13, 2019 for the purpose of receiving public comment on the proposed budget for fiscal year 2019-2020.

The water service rate schedule outlined below will go into effect July 1, 2019.

Water Service Base Rate
(based on meter size)

Current Charge
Proposed Charge
Percentage Change
3/4″
$14.35
$15.35
+7.00%
1″
$21.52
$23.03
+7.00%
1.5″
$39.26
$42.01
+7.00%
2″
$60.64
$64.88
+7.00%
3″
$110.56
$118.30
+7.00%
4″
$181.87
$194.60
+7.00%
6″
$359.96
$385.16
+7.00%
8″
$573.76
$613.92
+7.00%
10″
$823.27
$880.90
+7.00%

Usage Charge
(per 1,000 gallons)

Current Charge
Proposed Charge
Percentage Change
$7.19
$7.69
+7.00%

Operations Budget

FY 2018-2019
FY 2019-2020
Percentage Change
Revenue
$7,074,547
$8,192,639
+15.8%
Expenditures
$7,074,547
$8,192,639
+15.8%

Capital Projects Fee Special Revenue Budget

FY 2018-2019
FY 2019-2020
Percentage Change
Revenue
$147,000
$321,943
+119.01%
Expenditures
$147,000
$321,943
+119.01%

The Capital Projects Fee Special Revenue Budget is funded with monies collected through CMD’s Capital Projects Fees and is earmarked specifically for improvement projects.

The Chester Metropolitan District does not receive revenue through taxation.

CWR Notice of Public Hearing — RESCHEDULED

Notice of Public Hearing – Imposition of Customer Classifications and Wastewater Rates and Charges

CHESTER SEWER DISTRICT (D/B/A) CHESTER WASTEWATER RECOVERY

Notice is hereby given that a public hearing will be held before the Chester Sewer District Commission (the “Commission”), the governing body of the Chester Sewer District (d/b/a Chester Wastewater Recover) (the “District”), beginning at 6:00 p.m. on Wednesday, August 22nd, 2018. The hearing will be held at The Gateway Conference Center, 3200 Commerce Drive Suite C, Richburg, South Carolina 29729. All persons who attend the public hearing will be given an opportunity to speak.

The purpose of the public hearing will be to allow members of the public to express their views regarding the imposition of customer classifications and rates and charges for wastewater service of the District. Upon their due adoption by the Commission, the customer classifications and rates and charges for wastewater service are anticipated to become effective as of September 1, 2018. The following customer classifications and rates and charges are proposed:

 

Monthly Base Charge
Meter Size Base Charge
3/4″ $19.06
 1″  $22.47
1.5″ $30.91
 2″ $41.09
3″ $64.84
4″ $98.77
6″ $183.52
8″ $285.25
10″ $403.98
Residential & Commercial Monthly Volumetric Charge
 Charge per 1,000 gallons $9.14 /kgal
Industrial Monthly Volumetric Charge
 Charge per 1,000 gallons $10.42 /kgal
Monthly High-Strength Surcharge Rates
 Discharge  Surcharge (per pound above 250ppm)
 Biochemical Oxygen Demand $0.48
Total Suspended Solids $0.64
Ammonia $3.20
Tap Fees
Up to 1″ (Same Side of Road) $1,375.79
All over 1″ or non-standard tap Cost of Installation
Other Fees
Monthly Industrial Permitting Fee $133.75
Annual Septic Dumping Fee $4,800.00

Notice of Public Hearing – Imposition of Capital Recovery Fees

Notice of Public Hearing – Imposition of Capital Recovery Fees

CHESTER SEWER DISTRICT (D/B/A CHESTER WASTEWATER RECOVERY)

 

Notice is hereby given that a public hearing will be held before the Chester Sewer District Commission (the “Commission”), the governing body of the Chester Sewer District (d/b/a Chester Wastewater Recover) (the “District”), beginning at 6:00 p.m. on July10th, 2018. The hearing will be held at the Richburg Fire Department, which is located at 225 N. Main Street, Richburg, SC 29729. All persons who attend the public hearing will be given an opportunity to speak.

The purpose of the public hearing will be to allow members of the public to express their views regarding the imposition of capital recovery fees, which constitute the initiation of new sewer rates for customers of the District. Upon the due adoption by the Commission, the capital recovery fees are anticipated to take effect on August 1, 2018.

The following rates are proposed:

Meter Size Capacity Ratio Fee (Rounded)
3/4″ & 5/8″ 1 $ 1,440
1 1.7  $ 2,450
2 5.3   $ 7,635
4 16.7 $ 24,065
6 33.3 $ 47,980
8 53.3 $ 76,800
10 80 $ 115,275
12 176.7 $ 254,610

CMD Notice of Public Hearing: 2018-2019 Budget

The Chester Metropolitan District will hold a public hearing in the Chester County Library’s Jean M. White Room, located at 100 Center Street at 5:00 P.M. on June 27, 2018 for the purpose of public input concerning the proposed Budget for the fiscal year 2017-2018.

The Chester Metropolitan District has contracted with Raftelis of Charlotte, North Carolina to develop a new water service rate schedule, as outlined below.

This new water service rate schedule will go into effect for all customers beginning September 1, 2018.

Water Service Base Rate

(Based on Meter Size)

3/4″  $    14.35
1″  $    21.52
1.5″  $    39.26
2″  $    60.64
3″  $  110.56
4″  $  181.87
6″  $  359.96
8″  $  573.76
10″  $  823.27

Volumetric Usage Rate

per 1,000 Gallons  $      7.19

The following fees will go into effect July 1, 2018:

Fire Line Fees
    Current   |  Proposed
10”  $    203.95  |  218.00
8”  $    193.15  |  207.00
6”  $    163.44  |  175.00
4”  $    135.07  |  145.00
Tap Fee
  Current     |  Proposed
1″ or smaller, simple install  $ 1,391.00 | 1488.00
All others — Cost of Installation
Other Fees
  Current     |  Proposed
Non-Payment Fee*  $      45.00
After Hours Reconnect Fee  $      65.00 | 69.00
Pulled Meter Fee  $      65.00 | 69.00
Late Fee  $        3.00

Engineering Fees

Backflow Test Fee  $    12.00 per result
Plan Review Fees  See Review Fee Schedule

Hydrant Meter Fees**

Refundable Deposit  $  100.00
Single Day Permit  $    50.00
15-Day Permit  $  100.00
30-Day Permit  $  200.00 renewable before expiration
Relocation Fee  $    35.00

*Non-Payment Fee – replaces the “Reconnect Fee”

** Hydrant Meter Fees – replaces the “Hydrant Meter Permit Fee”

                                                                       

FY 2017-2018             FY 2018-2019          Percent Change

Revenue                           $6,437,536                  $7,221,548                  +12.17%

Expenditures                     $6,437,536                  $7,221,548                  +12.17%

 

The Chester Metropolitan District does not receive revenue through taxation.

CMD Notice of Public Hearing

The Chester Metropolitan District will hold a public hearing in the Chester County Library’s Jean M. White Room, located at 100 Center Street at 2:00 P.M. on June 26, 2017 for the purpose of public input concerning the proposed Budget for the fiscal year 2017-2018.

 

Listed below are the current and proposed rates and fees:

.                                                                        Current                       Proposed

Up to 2,000 Gallons Minimum Charge)            $     19.79                    $     21.18
Next 8,000 Gallons (per 1,000 Gal.)                $       7.55                    $       8.08
Next 90,000 Gallons (per 1,000 Gal.)              $       4.81                    $        5.15
All Over 100,000 Gallons (per 1,000 Gal.)       $       4.43                    $       4.74
Residual Management Fee  /4,200 Gallons      $       3.46                    $       3.71
DHEC Fee                                                              $         .71                    $         .76
Tap Fee                                                                 $1,300.00                    $1,391.00
*Reconnect Fee                                                       $     42.00                    $     45.00
After-Hours Fee                                                     $     61.00                    $     65.00
Pulled Meter Fee                                                   $     61.00                    $     65.00
Hydrant Meter Permit Fee                                     $     38.00                    $     41.00
Late Fee                                                               $       3.00                    $       3.00

(Hydrant Water billed at Regular Water Rates)

 

CAPITAL PROJECTS FEE
(monthly charge based on meter size)

 

.                                                                  Current           Proposed

Less than 2”                             $ 1.81              $1.94

2”                                            $ 3.61              $3.87

3”                                            $ 4.73              $5.07

4”                                            $ 7.22              $7.73

6”                                            $ 10.82            $11.58

8”                                            $ 14.43            $15.44

10”                                          $ 18.03            $19.30

Minimum Charge for Each Meter Size:

 

                              Current                     Proposed

3/4″                       $ 19.79                        $ 21.18
1″                         $ 34.89                        $ 37.34
1½”                       $ 72.64                        $ 77.74
2″                          $ 137.91                      $ 147.62
3″                          $ 320.69                      $ 343.32
4″                          $ 579.54                      $ 620.42
6″                          $ 1,288.64                   $ 1,378.82
8″                          $ 2,417.99                   $ 2,587.52
10″                        $ 3,835.59                   $ 4,104.32

 

METERED FIRE LINE FEE
(monthly charge based on fire line size)

 

                                    Current           Proposed

10”/2”                          $ 190.60          $ 203.95

8”/2”                            $ 180.51          $ 193.15

6”/2”                            $ 152.74          $ 163.44

4”/2”                            $ 126.23          $135.07

 

 

                                                                       

.                                     FY 2016-2017             FY 2017-2018          Percent Change

Revenue                          $6,249,000                  $6,437,536                  +3.01%

Expenditures                    $6,249,000                  $6,437,536                  +3.01%

 

The Chester Metropolitan District does not receive revenue through taxation.

 

CSD Notice of Public Hearing

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NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING

Chester Sewer District

 

The Chester Sewer District will hold a public hearing in the Chester County Library’s Jean M. White Room, located at 100 Center Street at 4:00 P.M. on June 21, 2016 for the purpose of public input concerning the proposed Budget and the User Rate & Fee Increase for the fiscal year 2016-2017.

 

FY 2015-2016             FY 2016-2017          Percent Change

Revenue                       $3,829,000                  $4,080,963                  + 6.6%

Expenditures                 $3,829,000                  $4,080,963                  + 6.6%

  

The Chester Sewer District does not receive revenue through taxation.

CMD Notice of Public Hearing

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NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING

Chester Metropolitan District

 

The Chester Metropolitan District will hold a public hearing in the Chester County Library’s Jean M. White Room, located at 100 Center Street at 2:00 P.M. on Friday, May 27, 2016 for the purpose of public input concerning the proposed Budget for the fiscal year 2016-2017.

Listed below are the current and proposed rates and fees:

Rate Code Current Proposed
Up to 2,000 Gallons Minimum Charge) $ 18.49 $ 19.79
Next 8,000 Gallons (per 1,000 Gal.) $ 7.05 $ 7.55
Next 90,000 Gallons (per 1,000 Gal.) $ 4.49 $ 4.81
All Over 100,000 Gallons (per 1,000 Gal.) $ 4.14 $ 4.43
Residual Management Fee /4,200 Gallons $ 3.23 $ 3.46
DHEC Fee $ .66 $ .71
Tap Fee $1,215.00 $1,300.00
Reconnect Fee $ 39.00 $ 42.00
After-Hours Fee $ 57.00 $ 61.00
Pulled Meter Fee $ 57.00 $ 61.00
Hydrant Meter Permit Fee $ 35.00 $ 38.00
Late Fee $ 3.00 $ 3.00

(Hydrant Water billed at Regular Water Rates)

CAPITAL PROJECTS FEE

(monthly charged based on meter size)

Size Current Proposed
Less than 2” $ 1.69 $ 1.81
2” $ 3.37 $ 3.61
3” $ 5.06 $ 4.73
4” $ 6.74 $ 7.22
6” $ 10.11 $ 10.82
8” $ 13.48 $ 14.43
10” $ 16.85 $ 18.03

Minimum Charge for Each Meter Size:

Meter Size Current Proposed
3/4″ $ 18.49 $ 19.79
1″ $ 32.59 $ 34.89
1½” $ 67.84 $ 72.64
2″ $ 128.77 $ 137.91
3″ $ 299.39 $ 320.69
4″ $ 541.09 $ 579.54
6″ $ 1,203.49 $ 1,288.64
8″ $ 2,259.19 $ 2,417.99
10″ $ 3,583.09 $ 3,835.59

Revenue & Expenditures

Line Item FY 2015-2016 FY 2016-2017 Percent Change
Revenue $5,991,000 $6,249,000 +5.0%
Expenditures $5,991,000 $6,249,000 +5.0%

The Chester Metropolitan District does not receive revenue through taxation.

Notice of Public Hearing

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NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING

The Chester Sewer District will hold a public hearing in the Chester County Library’s Jean M. White Room, located at 100 Center Street at 2:00 P.M. on June 17, 2015 for the purpose of public input concerning the proposed Budget and user fee adjustment for the fiscal year 2015-2016.

                                   FY 2014-2015           FY 2015-2016        Percent Change

            Revenue           $3,305,000                  $3,829,000                  + 15.9%

            Expenditures     $3,303,000                  $3,638,000                  +   9.2%

The Chester Metropolitan District does not receive revenue through taxation.

Notice of Public Hearing

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NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING

The Chester Metropolitan District will hold a public hearing in the Chester County Library’s Jean M. White Room, located at 100 Center Street at 2:00 P.M. on June 10, 2015 for the purpose of public input concerning the proposed Budget for the fiscal year 2015-2016.

 

Listed below are the current and proposed rates and fees:

Charge Current Rate Proposed Rate
Up to 2,000 gallons (Minimum Charge) $17.28 $18.49
Next 8,000 Gallons (per 1,000 Gal) $6.59 $7.05
Next 90,000 Gallons (per 1,000 Gal) $4.20 $4.49
All over 100,000 Gallons (per 1,000 Gal) $3.87 $4.14
Residual Management Fee (per 4,200 Gal) $3.02 $3.23
DHEC Fee $.62 $.66
Tap Fee (up to 1″ on same side of road) $1,136.00 $1,215.00
Reconnect Fee $36.75 $39.00
After-Hours Fee $54.08 $57.00
Pulled Meter Fee $54.08 $57.00
Hydrant Meter Permit Fee $28.41 $35.00
Late Fee $2.00 $3.00

 

Hydrant Water billed at Regular Water Rates)

 

CAPITAL PROJECTS FEE
(monthly charge based on meter size)

 

Meter Size Current Rate Proposed Rate
Less than 2″ $1.58 $1.69
2″ $3.15 $3.37
3″ $4.73 $5.06
4″ $6.30 $6.74
6″ $9.45 $10.11
8″ $12.60 $13.48
3″ $15.75 $16.85

Minimum Charge for Each Meter Size:

Meter Size Current Rate Proposed Rate
3/4″ $17.28 $18.49
1″ $30.46 $32.59
1½” $63.41 $67.84
2″ $120.40 $128.77
3″ $280.00 $299.39
4″ $506.05 $541.09
6″ $1,125.25 $1,203.49
8″ $2,112.10 $2,259.19
10″ $3,350.50 $3,583.09

 

                                         FY 2014-2015             FY 2015-2016          Percent Change

 

Revenue                           $5,515,000                  $5,991,000                  +8.0%

Expenditures                     $5,514,000                  $5,648,000                  +2.0%

 

The Chester Metropolitan District does not receive revenue through taxation.