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11 Things To Know About Stormwater Fee Modernization

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  1. Current typical monthly stormwater fee paid by a Metro resident is $3.00.
  2. The last time stormwater fee was changed in Nashville was 2009.
  3. The approximate amount of stormwater buying power lost to inflation over the last seven years was 25%.
  4. Metro ranks 4th among 80 large cities when it comes to the size of Metro's stormwater system.
  5. Metro ranks 75th among 80 large cities when it comes to funding of stormwater projects.
  6. Amount generated annually by current stormwater user fee is $14.4 million.
  7. Proposed typical monthly stormwater fee paid by a Metro resident would be $6.00.
  8. Amount generated annually by proposed stormwater user fee would be $34.6 million.
  9. Twenty-two Employees would be added to stormwater division for maintenance, development review and NPDES.
  10. Approximate percentage of residents who will see a $36 per year or less stormwater adjustment would be 79%.
  11. Potential new five-year bond capacity for large stormwater projects would be one-hundred million dollars.

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