[HISTORY: Adopted by the Town Council of the Town of Braintree 5-18-2010 by Ord. No. 10-010 (former Ch. 3.08 of the Town Bylaws, which derived from prior code Ch. 44, adopted ATM 5-13-1991 by Art. 18). Amendments noted where applicable.]
Pursuant to Chapter 303 of the Acts of 1990, an account to be known as the "Town Water/Sewer Rehabilitation Fund" is established for the purposes of providing revenue for the funding of engineering, testing, construction and rehabilitation of the water and sewage pipes, lines, facilities and systems located within the Town and to provide revenues to do all things necessary to correct, remedy, repair, prevent and prohibit any and all forms of infiltration or inflow from groundwater and other sources of water into pipes, lines, facilities and systems.
A one-time fee shall be paid by applicants for building permits for the construction, erection, improvement, reuse or rehabilitation of land or buildings thereon for industrial, commercial, multifamily and residential uses in the amount of $2 per gallon of estimated daily water use and $2 per gallon for estimated daily sewer use for new usage or additional usage for existing permits. The estimated daily water usage and the estimated daily sewer usage shall be calculated based upon the criteria established in 310 CMR 15.203, System Sewage Flow Design Criteria.
Note: This section was previously amended STM 1-27-2003 by Art. 4.