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RESOLUTION 19-03 <br /> A RESOLUTION OF THE CITY COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF LAKE OSWEGO ESTABLISHING FEES AND <br /> MINIMUM INSURANCE LIMITS FOR UTILITIES OPERATING IN THE PUBLIC RIGHTS-OF-WAY <br /> WHEREAS, The City of Lake Oswego has constitutional and charter authority to manage its rights- <br /> of-way; and <br /> WHEREAS, on January 2nd, 2019 the Lake Oswego City Council adopted Ordinance No. 2804, <br /> which is codified as Lake Oswego Code Chapter 51, and which regulates utilities operating in the <br /> City's rights-of-way and exercises the City's authority to secure compensation to the City and its <br /> residents for utility use of the rights-of-way; and <br /> WHEREAS, Chapter 51 provides that the City Council shall by resolution establish a registration <br /> fee, license application fee, minimum insurance limits, and a rights-of-way fee for utility facilities <br /> within the public right-of-way; and <br /> WHEREAS, the City of Lake Oswego Wireless Facilities in the Public Rights-of-Way Policy provides <br /> that the City Council shall by resolution establish wireless facility permit fees, attachment fees, <br /> pre-application meeting fees, and pole knock-down fees; <br /> NOW,THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED by the City Council of the City of Lake Oswego that: <br /> Section 1. The right-of-way fee established per LOC 51.01.130 shall be as follows, to the extent <br /> permitted under applicable law: <br /> Utility Service Annual Rights-of-Way Usage Fee <br /> Electric 5% of gross revenue <br /> Natural Gas 5%of gross revenue <br /> Cable 5% of gross revenue, or maximum amount permitted by applicable <br /> law. <br /> Communications 5% of gross revenue, $3.00 per linear foot of utilities in the rights-of- <br /> way, or a minimum annual fee of $5,000, whichever is greater; or <br /> maximum amount permitted by applicable law. <br /> The per-linear-foot fee and the minimum fee shall increase 3% <br /> annually on January 1st of each year, beginning January 1, 2020 <br /> Any utility operator that Based on Total Linear Feet of Utility Facilities in the Rights-of-Way: <br /> does not earn gross <br /> revenue within the City. Up to 5,000: $6,000 <br /> 5,001-10,000: $8,000 <br /> 10,001-20,000: $12,000 <br /> More than 20,000: $17,000 <br /> The minimum fee shall increase 3% annually on January 1st of each <br /> Resolution 19-03 <br /> Page 1 of 3 <br />