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Construction Fees - Water

NEW, ENLARGED OR RELOCATED WATER METER FEES

EFFECTIVE JULY 1, 2017 THROUGH JUNE 30, 2018

Meter Size Meter Installation Fee Water Capital Facility Fee* Total Cost
3/4"     $4,600.29 Plus $743.00 $5,343.29
1"     $4,638.58 Plus $1,241.00 $5,879.58
1-1/2"     $5,809.51 Plus $2,474.00 $8,283.51
2"     $6,175.15 Plus $3,960.00 $10,135.15
3"     $16,519.84 Plus $7,429.00 $23,948.84
4"     $17,864.70 Plus $12,384.00 $30,248.70
6"     $20,160.96 Plus $24,762.00 $44,922.96
8"     $31,581.65 Plus $39,620.00 $71,201.65
10"     Actual Cost** Plus $56,960.00 Actual Cost + $56,960

NOTE:  For water service installations where a traffic control plan is required, the traffic control and plan shall be provided by the developer at the developer's expense.

*No Water Capital Facility Fee for relocated meters.  Enlarged meter capital facility fee is the difference between the old and new meter size.

**Contact the Water Resources Office at (310) 458-8579 for additional cost information.

FIRELINE METER FEES

EFFECTIVE JULY 1, 2017 THROUGH JUNE 30, 2018

 Meter Size  Meter Installation Fee  Water Capital Facility Fee  Total Cost
 2"      $5,592.11  Plus $3,960.00  $9,552.11
 3"      $11,399.89  Plus $7,429.00  $18,828.89
 4"      $11,399.89  Plus $12,384.00  $23,783.89
 6"      $11,399.89  Plus $24,762.00  $36,161.89
 8"      $16,891.62  Plus $39,620.00  $56,511.62
 10"      $16,891.62  Plus $56,960.00  $73,851.62

MISCELLANEOUS WATER FEES

EFFECTIVE JULY 1, 2017 THROUGH JUNE 30, 2018

 
 Description  Fee  
FIRE HYDRANTS  
Fire Hydrant Flow Test $929.14  
Fire Hydrant Installation $16,429.52  
Fire Hydrant Relocation - new tap & killout $16,112.71  
WATER METERS  
Damaged Water Meter Repair Actual Cost  
Manifold Service - three to five 3/4" to 1" lines $6,817.77 plus Capital Facility Fees for each line/meter  
Moved Meter (per meter) $96.76  
Water Meter Downsize Actual Cost - contact the Water Meter Shop at (310) 458-8534  
Water Meter Test - 3/4" to 2" Meter $258.02  
Water Meter Test - 3" and Over $1,548.10  
Water Service Upgrade - 3/4" to 1" Meter $1,137.36  
MISCELLANEOUS CHARGES  
Delinquent Water Bills - Tags $64.50  
Re-establish Delinquent Account (per account) $64.50  
Same Day Emergency Turn-Off (regular hours) $64.50  
Same Day Emergency Turn-Off (after hours/holidays) $387.03  
Temporary Water Service (per meter) $193.51 plus actual cost for water  
Water Inspection Fee Not Identified Elsewhere $190.67  
WATER DEMAND MITIGATION FEES (CONSTRUCTION)  
 Single Family Residence  $990.00  
 Multi Family Residence:    
           Studio / Single Apartment  $315.00  
           1 Bedroom Apartment  $375.00  
           2 Bedroom Apartment  $570.00  
           3 Bedroom Apartment  $750.00  
           Duplex (2 Apartments)  $900.00  
 Non-Residential TBD at Plan Check  
   

Fee Changes Effective 7/1/17:

1) Hydrant Meter Connection Fee has been replaced by the Temporary Water Service fee.

2) New Manifold Service Fee is available for addition of three to five 3/4" to 1" lines/meters per property (saves on installation fees for individual meters).  Capital Facility Fees for each 3/4" or 1" line must be paid prior to installation.  Multi-family properties with >6 units are required to install submeters.

3) Water Demand Mitigation Fees have been replaced by Water Neutrality Ordinance Fees.  Water Neutrality program for new construction is managed by the Office of Sustainability and the Environment. 

FY 2016/17 Water/Wastewater non-commodity fees & charges may be found here.

FY 2015/16 Water/Wastewater non-commodity fees & charges may be found here.

 
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