PART IV. COLLECTION OF ASSESSMENTS AND CHARGES.
§8-17-13. Due date of assessments; statement of amount in default
Assessments made under the provisions of section eleven of
this article shall be due the municipality within sixty days after
the adoption by the governing body of the ordinance or resolution
laying the assessment; and upon payment of an assessment by an
abutter, he shall be given a receipt therefor, a copy of which
shall be retained by the municipality; and, upon payment in due
course of all such assessments pertaining to an improvement, the
petitioner shall be automatically discharged on his bond. If any
such assessment, in whole or in part, be not paid within said sixty
days, the governing body shall determine the total amount in
default and shall charge said amount to the petitioner by ordinance
or resolution; and a statement of the charge shall be mailed to the
petitioner at the proper address, determined as aforesaid.
Note: WV Code updated with legislation passed through the 2016 Regular Session
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