ORDINANCE NO. 11-25-140
AN ORDINANCE AMENDING EXISTING ORDINANCE NO. 11-25-140 PROVIDING FOR ELECTRIC ACCOUNT DEPOSITS, RECONNECT AND TEMPORARY SERVICE CONNECT FEES, AND PAYMENT OF ARREARAGES.
BE IT ORDAINED BY THE GOVERNING BODY OF THE TOWN OF LUSK, WYOMING:
SECTION ONE: That Ordinance 11-25-140 of the “Municipal Code of Lusk,” 2004 as amended, is again amended as follows:
11-25-140. Electric Account Deposits, Reconnect fees and Temporary Service Connect Fees.
1. Consumers requesting electrical service shall be required to pay a deposit of $200.00 unless said consumer has at least a two-year history of non-delinquent payments for electrical service, in which case the deposit may be waived in the discretion of the Town Clerk, provided further that the Town Clerk may refund a consumer’s deposit after said consumer has acquired a two-year history of non-delinquent payments.
2. Consumers whose power has been disconnected for non-payment shall pay a reconnect fee of $50.00 before the power will be reconnected. Consumers requesting temporary electrical service shall pay a connect fee of $50.00 in addition to usage rates. Temporary service is defined as a request for connect and disconnect at specified times or for a specified duration or demonstration of a repeated pattern of connecting and disconnecting electrical service at the same location by the same person or person on his behalf.
3. Consumers who have been disconnected for non-payment shall be required to pay all arrearages on their account together with the foregoing deposit and connect fees before reconnecting will be made or a new account opened.
Third and final reading of this ordinance will be April 6th, 2021, 5:00 p.m. during the regular Council Meeting.
Public Notice No. 5595. Published in The Lusk Herald on March 17, 2021.