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File #: 56614    Version: 1 Name: Resolution authorizing Madison Water Utility's General Manager to certify municipal services bills, assessments, and charges to the 2019 tax rolls of other governmental units for delinquent accounts in those jurisdictions.
Type: Resolution Status: Passed
File created: 7/8/2019 In control: Water Utility
On agenda: 8/6/2019 Final action: 8/6/2019
Enactment date: 8/9/2019 Enactment #: RES-19-00586
Title: Authorizing Madison Water Utility's General Manager to certify municipal services bills, assessments, and charges to the 2019 tax rolls of other governmental units for delinquent accounts in those jurisdictions.
Sponsors: Michael J. Tierney

Fiscal Note

No appropriation is required. The proposed resolution provides authorization for the City of Madison to recover debts on delinquent accounts that may otherwise be unrecoverable.

 

Title

Authorizing Madison Water Utility's General Manager to certify municipal services bills, assessments, and charges to the 2019 tax rolls of other governmental units for delinquent accounts in those jurisdictions.

 

Body

WHEREAS, Madison Water Utility administers the billing system for the City of Madison Municipal Services Bill, which includes water and sewer bills, stormwater, landfill remediation, and urban forestry charges; and

 

WHEREAS, the City water and sewer utilities provide service to customers outside the City of Madison in accordance with Madison General Ordinances Section 13.16(2) and Section 35.02; and

 

WHEREAS, the City water and sewer utilities are authorized under section 66.0809(3) of Wisconsin Statutes to certify amounts owed in arrears to the utilities to the tax rolls of the appropriate town, village, or city;

 

NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED, that the Common Council authorizes Madison Water Utility's General Manager to certify the 2019 tax rolls to the towns of Blooming Grove, Burke, Madison, Middleton, and Verona, of the villages of Maple Bluff, McFarland, and Shorewood Hills, and the cities of Fitchburg, Middleton, and Monona any delinquent municipal services bills, water or sewer main assessment installations, and water and sewer lateral charges.