Customers monthly statement (bill) will be prepared and mailed out with in the first 10 days of the new month for the previous month’s charges. This bill shall need to be paid on or before the last day of each month unless it falls on a holiday or a late fee will be charged to that monthly bill. Note: Under YOUR ACCOUNT you will find convenient ways to make your monthly payment.
All rates and charges (as described herein) not paid when due are hereby declared to be delinquent, incurring a one-time penalty of ten (10) percent of the amount of the rates and charges declared delinquent. Such penalty shall not be compounded over time. For example, should an owner have a current monthly rate of $66.15 and not pay it when due, the District shall impose a one-time penalty of ten (10) percent on that given amount (i.e., $6.62). Should the owner then fail to pay the monthly charge and its one-time penalty of ten (10) percent by the time another month has passed, the District shall impose no further penalty on the first month, but shall impose a one-time penalty of ten (10) percent on the second monthly charge (i.e., $6.62) if the second monthly charge becomes delinquent.
Nonsufficient Funds (NSF) Fee
Regardless of the manner of payment, if any payment to the District is taken back by a bank or other financial institution as a result of said payment being dishonored for insufficient funds, the owner shall pay to the District an insufficient funds fee of $30.00, and the District shall charge the dishonored amount to the owner again.
In order to recover the inherent costs associated with fee collection on delinquent accounts, the District shall charge the cost of certified postage, governmental cost, District cost but not limited to and charged the delinquent account related to the collection of the owner’s debt.