Metropolis Legal professional Abb Hayes mentioned Atlanta Fuel Mild miscalculated the charge for 2016-2017 and later contacted town concerning the overpayment.
The remaining steadiness on the overpayment is $146,000, Hayes mentioned at an Aug. 27 Gainesville Metropolis Council work session. The gasoline firm has agreed to just accept a cost of about two-thirds of that remaining steadiness, Hayes mentioned. It was unclear why it didn’t request a full refund.
Town pays a lump sum of $97,363.93 to Atlanta Fuel Mild, saving about $48,000 within the settlement.
Town pays a lump sum of $97,363.93 to Atlanta Fuel Mild. The Metropolis Council unanimously accepted the settlement Tuesday, Sept. 1.
“Atlanta Fuel Mild appreciates its relationship with the Metropolis of Gainesville and is happy to have labored collectively to achieve a decision that advantages the Metropolis and our clients pretty,” Atlanta Fuel Mild mentioned in an announcement. “We are going to proceed to accomplice with the Metropolis to fulfill our buyer commitments to supply clear, protected, dependable and inexpensive pure gasoline service.”