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The memo represents the results of an analysis by NorthStar Engineering of existing rates. The approach was to estimate required revenues necessary to fund operations and capital improvements over the next eight years. The goal of the analysis is to propose rates that meet this objective and rise gradually over the time period with no large single year increases.
BACKGROUND: The Sewerage Commission – Oroville Region (SC-OR) operates and maintains the Oroville area wastewater treatment plant under the authority of a Joint Powers Agreement between the City of Oroville, Lake Oroville Area Public Utility District and the Thermalito Water and Sewer District. LOAPUD bills wastewater customers for the sewer collection and treatment services provided by LOAPUD and…
There is a risk that a sewer drain clog is in fact a natural gas distribution line that has been inadvertently bored through the lateral or main. Underground sewer systems are often not marked. The unintentional result is that any utility line can be bored or pierced directly through a sewer lateral in what is known as a “cross bore.”