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17.102.250 Commercial Tonnage Fee.

(Amended by Ordinance Nos. 183828 and 185349, effective July 1, 2012.)  Commercial permittees shall, when invoiced quarterly by the Director, pay a tonnage fee to the City.  Fees shall be assessed up to $8.30 per ton of commercial solid waste collected within the City and deposited in disposal facilities authorized by Metro.  Payments shall be made within 30 days of the date of the invoice.  Interest shall accrue at 1 percent per month on balances which remain unpaid as of 30 days after the date of invoice, compounded daily from the due date.