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In New York State, Livingston County, is it legal Town of

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In New York State, Livingston County, is it legal for the Town of Springwater to impose quarterly water charges for a service that does not have a water meter and no water comes from the Town because the service is shut off at the street?
Submitted: 1 year ago.
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Expert:  Law Educator, Esq. replied 1 year ago.
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If there is no water coming to the house, then water use charges are not appropriate. NY Public Services Law Section 89 ( says that they cannot charge for service not provided to the customer and cannot impose unreasonable charges.