AGENDA ITEM # 31 KEY FOCUS AREA:
March 26, 2014
Forest E. Turner, 670-3390
SUBJECT Authorize Supplemental Agreement No. 1 to the contract with the City of Mesquite for Wholesale Wastewater to add Reciprocal Agreement for Water and/or Wastewater Services – Financing: No cost consideration to the City BACKGROUND The City of Mesquite receives wholesale wastewater transmission and treatment services from the City of Dallas under a Wholesale Wastewater Contract. The current wholesale wastewater contract does not expire until June 6, 2036. This contract also provides for Mesquite to provide wastewater transportation services to Dallas to transport wastewater from an isolated area of Dallas through Mesquite’s wastewater system and back to the Dallas wastewater system. The City of Dallas and the City of Mesquite’s Reciprocal Agreement for Water and Wastewater Service expires on March 1, 2014. Dallas and Mesquite share common corporate boundary lines in southeast Dallas County. Reciprocal water and/or wastewater services are currently provided to retail customers located adjacent to the Dallas/Mesquite corporate boundary line by both the City of Dallas and the City of Mesquite. Supplemental Agreement No. 1 to the current Wholesale Wastewater Contract with the City of Mesquite will provide for inclusion of the Reciprocal Water and/or Wastewater Agreement in the wholesale wastewater contract. The term of the Reciprocal Water and/or Wastewater Agreement would coincide with the term of the current Wholesale Wastewater Contract which does not expire until June 6, 2036.