Announcements, City of Seward, Council, Events

Notice of Special Meeting on Tariffs March 20

Pursuant to Seward City Code 2.10.030 (2), this is to serve as the written notice calling a Special City Council Meeting on Tuesday, March 20, 2018 at 5:30 p.m. for the purpose of:

Presentation On Sewer Tariff Historical Rate Problem, Water Tariff Classification Issue, And Plan To Retroactively Revise Feb 2018 Electric Bills.

 Resolution 2018-020, Rescinding Resolution 2018-008, Which Authorized The Seward Public Utilities To Allow A Delay Of Up To Six Months In The Effective Date Of The Water And Sewer Tariffs To Correct The Classification For Some Customers Incorrectly Billed Metered Water And Sewer Rates Rather Than Standard Monthly Rates, In Order To Indefinitely Delay The Reclassification Of Customer Utility Accounts Improperly Billed At Metered Rather Than ERU Rates, Pending Further Direction By The City Council.

Resolution 2018-021, Rescinding Resolution 2017-077 Which Amended The Sewer Tariff To Provide For A 2.1% Rate Adjustment Beginning The First Billing Cycle Of The 2018 Calendar Year, Adding A Seasonal Turn-On/Turn-Off Fee, Clarifying That Metered Rates Apply Only To Class D Customers, And Other Minor Housekeeping Changes.

Resolution 2018-022, Rescinding Resolution 2017-078 Which Amended The Water Tariff To Provide For A 2.1% Rate Increase, Clarifying Metered Versus Non-Metered, Increasing Base Rate For 1 1/2″ – 2″ Meters, Changing The Seasonal Definition, And Other Minor Housekeeping Issues.

 Resolution 2018-023, Rescinding Resolution 2017-068 Which Amended Amending The Electric Rates And Charges, Reducing Seasonal Rates, And Adjusting Rates To Reflect Seward Electric Utility Charge, Cost Of Power Adjustment And Customer Charge For 2018 And 2019.


Discuss Hiring External Classification And Rate Study For The Water And Sewer Tariffs.

Discuss Amending The Water, Sewer, And Electric Tariffs.

The meeting will commence in the City Council Chambers, City Hall, 410 Adams Street, Seward.

All interested persons are invited to attend the meetings.



Please review our comment policy. Select one of the three options below to comment.

Leave a Comment