Water & Sewer Rates
|Residential Meter Size||Water||Wastewater|
|0.625-inch to 2.0-inch||$16.34||$35.22|
|Commercial Meter Size||Water||Wastewater|
|0.625-inch to .75-inch||$19.20||$42.67|
New "master meter" systems (where many entities or units are served through one meter) shall only be allowed with prior written approval of the city manager and utility billing director. All "master meter" systems for apartments, multi-family units and commercial entities shall be charged a monthly minimum rate of $29.38 for water (plus usage as outlined in Table 3).
Apartment complexes (five units and up) and commercial accounts on master meters will be charged a per-unit charge of $29.38 for water and $24.28 for wastewater (plus usage as outlined in Section 23-42). Multi-family units of two to four units will be charged $35.66 per unit for wastewater (plus usage as outlined in Section 23-42). The per-unit charges will not vary based on occupancy of the unit.
Minimum solid waste service for master metered units shall be established by the City, based on a projected volume of waste.
Raw water accounts, any meter size, will have a minimum monthly charge of $150.50.
Water usage (per metered connection) for each thousand gallons or part shall be billed as follows:
Table 3. Water Usage Charges per Thousand Gallons
||Potable Water||Raw Water|
|0 to 13,000||$3.58||$3.81|
|13,001 to 25,000||$3.64||$3.81|
|25,001 to 40,000||$3.86||$3.81|
|40,001 and up||$4.14||$3.81|
*When City utility services beyond the city limits are allowed by the City Council, users pay 125% of the rate of applicable water, wastewater, and solid waste fees. A City plumbing permit is required, and all work must meet City codes for plumbing whenever the City is supplying water to any part of a facility or location.
All residential customers shall be charged a wastewater discharge usage fee of $1.25 per 1,000 gallons of average monthly consumption. The average monthly consumption is defined as either the system-wide, single-family residential average or the specific single-family residential location average for the previous December, January, and February. Commercial customers shall be charged a wastewater discharge usage fee of $1.25 per 1,000 gallons of actual usage each month.