Snohomish County Public Utility District No. 1

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Suburban Street Lighting Service

Schedule 5

APPLICABILITY
This schedule applies to Customers having metered electric services that are located within a Suburban Street Lighting Service Area established by Public Utility District No. 1 of Snohomish County. Customers that have financial responsibility for metered electric service, shall be charged for street lighting service under the provisions of this schedule. 

SERVICE PROVIDED
This schedule sets forth the rates charged by the PUD for the service of providing local area lighting from dusk to dawn for streets, alleys, thoroughfares, and grounds, as approved by the PUD and installed in accordance with PUD specifications. As this service is local in nature, the PUD does not undertake to provide this service at large or to the public generally. Current PUD policy also excludes all areas within incorporated cities.

SUBURBAN STREET LIGHTING SERVICE UNIT
A Suburban Street Lighting Service Unit is the unit of lighting service provided under this schedule, based upon the currently most just, fair and reasonable approximation of quantifying this service in consideration of its nature. Responsibility for metered electric service located within a Suburban Street Lighting Service Area shall include one or more Suburban Street Lighting Service Units per month as described below:

Metered Electric Service
Within a Suburban Street Lighting Service Area
Provides Electricity to

Number of Suburban Street Lighting Service Units Charged per Month

Single Family Residence.

 

1 Unit

Dwelling Unit within a Multi-Family Residence. (For example: an apartment, an individual unit in a condominium, duplex or triplex).

1 Unit

Accessory Areas associated with Multi-Family Dwellings. Metered electric service to areas not used as a dwelling unit (For example: hallway lighting, laundry rooms, recreation rooms, other common areas, offices, supply rooms, maintenance shops, grounds and parking areas).

 

1 Unit per metered electric service

Other Dwellings and Abodes. (For example: Boats, Trailers, RV’s).

 

1 Unit

All Other Uses.

1 Unit per metered electric service

Where a residential customer is financially responsible for more than one metered electric service located on a single property and one of the services provides electricity to a single family residence, other dwelling or an abode as described above, that customer shall be charged one (1) unit per month for each single family residence, and any other dwelling or abode served and shall not be charged additional Suburban Street Lighting Service Units for any metered electric services providing electricity to systems supporting the same single family residence (for example water and septic systems), or to associated outbuildings such as garages, sheds and barns not used for commercial or business purposes. 

The PUD shall determine, at its sole discretion but subject to this schedule, whether or not a metered electric service located within the Suburban Street Lighting Service Area is subject to a Suburban Street Lighting Service Unit charge. 

MONTHLY RATES
One (1) Suburban Street Lighting Service Unit: $1.84 per month.

TERMS OF SERVICE
Service under this schedule is subject to terms as defined in the Contract, the PUD's Electric Service Regulations, and to Rate Schedule 82 which defines the PUD’s Adjustments, Terms and Conditions of Service, and Limitations of Liability.

TAX ADDITIONS
The above rates are subject to proportional increases to compensate for any gross revenue tax imposed by any municipal body or other governmental body having jurisdiction upon the PUD. 

 

Effective Date: October 1, 2017