(a) To provide funds for the payment of principal and interest on indebtedness that
is incurred to finance any water or sewerage system, a political subdivision may:
(1) Establish a reasonable charge that is not less than the actual cost, payable to
the political subdivision, for connection with a water or sewerage system; and
(2) Set an annual assessment, payable to the political subdivision, on all property,
improved or unimproved, that abuts on any street, road, lane, alley, or right-of-way
in which there is a water main or sewer.
(b) Except for special provisions that apply only in certain political subdivisions,
the provisions of §§ 9-655 through 9-658 of this title govern the imposition of assessments under this section.
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