There is hereby imposed and established a sanitary sewer surcharge fee to be assessed against each property in the Borough of Rosslyn Farms connected to or reasonably capable of being connected to the Borough of Rosslyn Farms sanitary sewer system based upon the water usage billed to the said property by the Pennsylvania American Water Company.
The surcharge rate upon adoption of this article shall be set at the rate of $0.004 for each gallon of water used.
Borough Council reserves the right to amend and revise the manner, method, and rate of the surcharge to be set in the future by adopting a resolution of Council.
The sanitary sewer surcharge fee provided for herein shall be billed monthly. Payment shall be due and payable within 30 days of the date of the billing statement.
All charges for sanitary sewage and sanitary sewage surcharges shall be delinquent if not paid in full within 30 days of the billing statement. Delinquent charges shall be subject to a monthly service charge of 3%.
The sanitary sewer surcharge fee collected under and pursuant to this article shall be deposited by the Borough of Rosslyn Farms in a special fund, designated as the "Sanitary Sewer Fund," to be used for the purpose of repairing, replacing, cleaning and maintaining the sanitary sewer system within the Borough of Rosslyn Farms, including therein all such engineering, condemnation, legal fees, and/or construction and/or repair costs that may be incurred in connection with the sanitary sewer system.