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Title 24 Appendix : Municipal Charters

Chapter 283 : VILLAGE OF WATERBURY

(Cite as: 24 App. V.S.A. ch. 283, § 18)
  • § 283-18. Board of Water and Sewer Commissioners

    (a) There is created a Board of Water and Sewer Commissioners consisting of three members, each of whom shall be a resident of the Village. The Board shall have the authority to supervise, manage, and operate the Village of Waterbury public water supply system and the public sewage system.

    (b) The Board of Water and Sewer Commissioners shall serve for a term of three years. Commissioners shall be elected at the annual meeting of the Village. The initial Board of Water and Sewer Commissioners shall be the current members of the Village Board of Water Commissioners, who shall serve for the unexpired portion of their term.

    (c) The Board of Water and Sewer Commissioners shall have the authority to establish and impose rates and charges, to adopt rules relating to the operation and protection of the water and sewer system, and to allocate water and sewage treatment capacity.

    (d) The Board of Water and Sewer Commissioners shall not provide extraterritorial water or sewer services except as provided in this charter, nor shall the Board authorize any capital improvement indebtedness without the approval of the legislative body of the Village and approval of the Village of Waterbury when required by law. (Amended 2003, No. M-8, eff. May 21, 2003.)