User’s Fee

The town is authorized by West Virginia Code Section 88-13-13 to impose special charges for municipal services including police, fire protection, streets, and parks and recreation.

The current user fee is collected as a part of the Town’s Utility Billing. It is a charge against residential users of municipal services and business establishments which use municipal services. The charge is applied to each single-family unit residence; per unit, and for each multiple family dwelling or apartment house, per each residential unit or apartment, whether or not occupied; and for each business establishment.

The charge for such services is allocated on a per month basis as follows:

Street lighting, maintenance and cleaning$3.50
Street repair and improvement$2.00
Police protection$3.00
Parks and Recreation$1.50