As of August 1, 2017 these are the following Water Rates & Fees:

Residential Rates and Deposits

  • Water consumption is billed at $2.70 per billing unit. 
    One unit equals 100 cubic feet or 748 gallons.
  • Minimum service charge is based on meter size.
  • Where sewer is available, $6.94 charge for sewer main maintenance 

 

Water Rate Structure

FY 15/16 

 FY 16/17

FY 17/18

Effective Date

 10/1/2015

8/1/2016 

 

8/1/2017

Monthly Service Charges (per month)

5/8

 $26.29

 $19.45

$19.45

3/4

 $26.29

$19.45 

$19.45

1

 $41.57

$32.49 

$32.49

1 1/2

 $79.77

 $64.78

$64.78

2

 $125.61

 $103.69

$103.69

3

 $270.77

 $270.77

$270.77

4

$484.69 

 $484.69

$484.69

6

 $1,225.77

$907.95 

$907.95

Water Usage Charge (based on actual pass-through water supply charges)

 

 

$2.70/hcf

$2.70/hcf 

$2.70/hcf

 

Deposits

Deposits are required when service is initially requested via a soft credit check. The level of risk determines the deposit amount. “Green” level risk requires no deposit, “Yellow” level risk requires a deposit of $125.00, and “Red” level of risk requires a deposit of $225.00. If an account holds a poor payment history, the full deposit of $225.00 will be collected. Poor payment history is defined as 3 or more delinquent payments, 2 or more NSF/ACH rejections, a single NSF/ACH rejections on a payment made on a delinquent account, or a single shutoff within a 12 month period.

Residential Fees

  • Set-Up Fee: $25.00
    The “Set-Up” fee is charged when a new tenant/owner establishes water service.

  • Late Fee Notice: 10% of past due balance ($10.00 maximum)
    A Late Fee Notice will be mailed to the address on file approximately 2 days after the bill is due as a reminder that the current bill is past due. The Late Fee is assessed immediately if payment has not been received by the bill due date.

  • Discontinuance notice: $10.00
    A Notice of Discontinuance (yellow tag) is posted on your door 37 days from the billing date (ten days after the bill due date. This serves as a 72 hour notice prior to shutoff.)

  • Turn off discontinued service: $40.00
    Service is discontinued 44 days after the billing date. A representative is sent out to turn the service off.

  • Re-establish service during business hours: $40.00
    (between 7:00 a.m. and 4:30 p.m., Monday through Thursday - excluding holidays)

  • Re-establish service after business hours: $155.00
    (after 4:30 p.m. and before 7:00 a.m., Monday through Thursday, all day on Fridays, weekends and holidays)

  • Returned checks: $25.00

  • Refused Auto-Pay: $25.00

  • Tampering with a water district lock: $80
    • Residential: $80.00