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New Water Rates
Friday, Apr 15, 2016 9:23am

P. O. BOX 96

PRINCETON, LA. 71067

TEL. (318) 949-0223

FAX (318) 949-9518

 

Dear members:

In April of 2015, the Board of Directors sent a letter to all members stating their intention to seek a rate increase.  As announced in the same letter and required by the Louisiana Public Service Commission (LPSC) a members meeting was scheduled for 16 June 2015.  During the 16 June meeting the VWS Board of Directors voted unanimously to seek a rate increase via the LPSC.  On 24 February 2016, the LPSC approved the requested rate increase.

Accordingly, VWS rates will change beginning on xxxxxx.  Additionally, please note that a number of the VWS fees for services have changed to meet LPSC guidelines.

VWS�s new rates are as follows:

RESIDENTIAL RATES

0 � 2,000 Gallons                                $20.00

Each Additional 1,000 Gallons            $  4.75 

COMMERCIAL RATES

0 � 15,000 Gallons                              $45.00

Each Additional 1,000 Gallons            $  5.00

TRAILER COURT RATES

0 � 10,000 Gallons                              $45.00

Each Additional 1,000 Gallons            $  5.00

 CONNECTION FEE                      $30.00

This charge is to cover the administrative cost of re-establishing service and with reading the meter upon a change of customer where service has previously been established.

 DISCONNECT/RE-CONNECTION FEE                       $30.00

This charge is for re-establishing service after disconnection for non-payment, failure to make deposit, fraudulent or seasonal use.

 TAP-IN-FEE                                               

This charge will include all labor and materials for the installation of the service line and meter and any other cost associated with the initial installation.

 

��       Meter  (W/out Road Bore)                $ 1,208.00

1�        Meter  (W/out Road Bore)                $ 1,442.22

 

��       Meter (With Road Bore)                  $1,323.50

1�        Meter (With Road Bore)                  $1,614.72

 

NSF CHECK CHARGE                 $20.00      

Pursuant to LPSC General Order dated January 21, 2000.

SERVICE CHARGE                       $25.00              

This charge shall cover the cost of sending a company repairman sent to a consumers premises at the customers request when the trouble is found to be in the consumers house piping.

DELINQUENT FEE                                               

Maximum of 5% of monthly billing after 15 days from billing date.  Pursuant to LPSC General Order dated July 12, 1976.

 

RESIDENTIAL MEMBERSHIP FEE      $100.00

 

COMMERCIAL MEMBERSHIP FEE     $125.00


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