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Posting an Ordinance Repealing the Collection of an Elelctric Franchise Fee

5/16/2022

 

ORDINANCE NO. 2022 – 02_
AN ORDINANCE REPEALING SUBDIVISION 9 OF THE CITY CODE SECTION
404.07 RELATING THE COLLECTION OF AN ELECTRIC FRANCHISE FEE

WHEREAS, the City of Truman previously had a Public Utilities Commission and granted
a franchise to said Commission for purposes of operating an electric public utility; and

WHEREAS, the Public Utilities Commission has since been dissolved and control of
operations of the electric utility in the City of Truman has been returned to the City; and

WHEREAS, the City of Truman does not desire to charge a franchise fee to itself for the
operation of the electric public utility and wishes to update the ordinance to remove the collection
of a franchise fee for the operation of the City’s electric public utility.

BE IT ORDAINED BY THE CITY COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF TRUMAN,
MARTIN COUNTY, MINNESOTA:

Section 1. Repealer. The Truman City Code Section 404.07, subdivision 9 is repealed in
its entirety.

Section 2. Renumbering. Subdivision 10 of Section 404.07 shall be renumbered to
subdivision 9

Section 3. Effective Date. This ordinance shall take effect immediately upon its passage
and publication.

Adopted by the City Council of the City of Truman this 16th day of May, 2022.

Terry Bentele, Mayor

ATTEST – certified as an official action of the City Council:

Melissa Sirovy, City Clerk/Treasurer
Introduced: May 6, 2022

Adopted:

Published: