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WATER AND SEWER RATES

SINGLE - FAMILY WATER RATES
 

Bi-monthly Water Capacity Fees
January 1, 2021 to December 31, 2021
Meter Size Rate
3/4 inch $13.11
1 inch $13.11
1.5 inch $18.48
2 inch $24.93
 
Water Commodity Rates
January 1, 2021 to December 31, 2021
Rate/HCF Range of Use per Billing Period
1st Tier - $4.46 0 to 11 HCF per dwelling unit
2nd Tier - $5.18 12 to 18 HCF per dwelling unit
3rd Tier - $7.39 >19+ HCF per dwelling unit
 

Each billing period is approximately 61 days (~6 billing periods per year). Increases are effective on water bills issued after March 1, 2021.

1 HCF = One Hundred Cubic Feet = 748 gallons.

SEWER RATES
 

DISCHARGE FACTOR
January 1, 2021 to December 31, 2021
Single-Family 85% at $3.73
   
Bi-monthly Sewer Capacity Fee
January 1, 2021 to December 31, 2021
Single-Family $15.46
 
 
Adopted water and sewer rates went into effect March 1, 2020.
For more information, please visit our Rate Study page.
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