Please read and understand the following text before submitting
your application for any utility or service.
Subject to the rules and regulations of the
City of Philippi, and which the applicant agrees, shall form
part of this contract, application is hereby made for the above
marked service(s), of which the applicant is renter or owner
of said property, and in consideration of the delivery of aforesaid
service, the applicant agrees to the following:
First: To pay
for all services delivered to the premises at the published rates
of the municipality and settle all bills therefore within twenty
(20) days from the date of bill at the City Clerk's Office, excepting
that all bills shall become due and payable forthwith in case
of discontinuance of services.
Second: To pay
for all services delivered to premises until such time the applicant
notifies in writing the authorized contract agent of the municipality
of an intention to remove from said premises, discontinue the
use of services, or terminate in any manner the applicant's liability
under this contract.
Third: All bills
that remain unpaid for a period of twenty days after the same
became due and payable, shall be delinquent and owner/user shall
be held liable until such time as all charges are paid. All charges
whenever delinquent shall be held liable until such time as all
charges are paid. All charges whenever delinquent shall be filed
for collection with the Magistrate Court System of West Virginia
or shall be liens of equal dignity, rank and priority with the
lien on such premises of state, county, school and municipal
taxes for the amount thereof upon the real property served. (WV
Fourth: In the
case of a landlord/renter situation, any bill that remains unpaid
for a period of thirty days after the same becomes due and payable,
the landlord will be notified of such.
application shall not be binding until approval of the municipality
is written thereon, but shall bind both parties for the services
consumed to such time, but the action upon said application shall
not be unnecessarily delayed.
notification will be given to the utility office at City Hall
of any change of the character or type of service.
phone number will be maintained with office for office use in
case of emergencies and other notifiactions.
I hereby certify that I have read the aforesaid
and agree to the terms as listed above.