Storm Water Rate Study

Environmental Rate Consultants, Inc. (ERC, Inc.) is a very specialized financial consulting firm comprised of financial consultants, computer programmers and Business Plan development and Process experts. ERC is a private financial/computer firm with over 50 years of combined experience in consistently delivering cost effective and on-time products. ERC's corporate office is located in the Cincinnati, Ohio / Northern Kentucky metropolitan area and has a satellite office in Mason, Ohio.

Financial Elements

  • Rate Study Analysis;
  • Rate Model Development;
  • Rate Structure Analysis;
  • Financing Options Analysis;
  • Financial Strategy Analysis;
  • Cost of Service Analysis;
  • Gross Revenue Estimates;
  • Equivalent Residential Unit (ERU) Estimates;
  • Cash Flow Analysis.

Billing Elements

  • Billing System Design and Implementation;
  • Stand Alone Billing System Development;
  • Microsoft Access™ Database Programming;
  • ArcGIS™ Impervious Area Polygon Development;
  • Integration With Current Water/Sewer Billing System;
  • Integration With Property Tax Billing System;
  • Computer Model Development;
  • Hardware and Software Recommendations;
  • Customer Service Training Program;
  • Billing System Updating Procedures Manual;
  • Impervious Area and Parcel Audit Procedures Manual;
  • Custom Built Database File Systems.