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17.36.070 Service Outside the City.

A.   The City charges for the use of sanitary sewer and stormwater management services from properties outside the City based on annually established rates.

B.   Determination of whether a property is outside the City.  The Director determines whether any residential or business, industrial, commercial, institutional or other property is inside or outside of the City limits. For purposes of this Section, the property is outside of the City limits where 66.7 percent or more of the assessed valuation of the property is recorded in the records of the County Assessor as lying beyond the City limits.

C.   The Director may require and enter into agreements for and on behalf of the City permitting connection and providing sanitary sewer or stormwater management services to commercial and industrial properties outside the City when the Director finds such service feasible and appropriate.