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Title:An Ordinance to Establish Refuse Collection Fees
Summary:An ordinance to establish refuse collection fees in Title 17 of the municipal code.
Original Author:Rollins, Sharon
Co-Author:
Product Create Date:03/30/2007
Last Reviewed on::03/20/2017
Subject:Solid waste--Collection--Municipal ordinances; Solid waste--Collection--Rates and charges
Type:Ordinance
Original Document: Ordinance to Establish Refuse Collection Fees.pdf

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Text of Document: ORDINANCE NO. __________


AN ORDINANCE TO ESTABLISH REFUSE COLLECTION FEES IN TITLE 17 OF THE MUNICIPAL CODE.


WHEREAS the City of Pigeon Forge has determined that refuse collection fees are necessary for sound financial operations; therefore,

BE IT ORDAINED BY THE MAYOR AND COMMISSIONERS OF THE CITY OF PIGEON FORGE, TENNESSEE:

To add section 17-114. Refuse Collection Fees.
              Refuse Collection Fees. Each customer who owns or rents property within the corporate limits shall pay a refuse collection fee. Refuse collection fees shall be at such rates as are from time to time set by the Board of Commissioners by ordinance or resolution.

THAT THIS ORDINANCE SHALL TAKE EFFECT FROM AND AFTER ITS PASSAGE, THE PUBLIC WELFARE REQUIRING IT.


Passed on first reading ______________

Passed on second reading ____________
                                Signed: _____________________________
                                    Ralph E. Chance, Mayor


Attest: _______________________
Dennis Clabo, City Recorder

Please remember that this ordinance was drafted based upon the drafting requirements and authority granted to a particular city or town in its charter and in general law. These drafting requirements and the authority exercised in this ordinance might not apply to your city or town.

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