Utility Rates

Utility Rates Increase

The City anticipates that the combined costs of proposed water, wastewater, and stormwater systems’ capital improvements, anticipated increases in operation and maintenance expenses, and other financial obligations over the next six years will exceed the utilities’ current financial capabilities under existing rates. To provide a plan to meet the anticipated financial obligations of the water, wastewater, and stormwater utilities on a sound and equitable customer basis, the City authorized this comprehensive study of revenue requirements, costs of service, and rates for the three utilities.

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Current Rates & Charges

Utility Rate Changes

 

Water – Base Charge (Per Month)

Meter Size 2019 Rates 2020 Rates
1″ and below $12.06 $12.66
1 1/2″ $24.11 $25.32
2″ $38.59 $40.52
3″ $72.36 $75.98
4″ $120.58 $126.61
6″ $241.19 $253.25
8″ $385.88 $405.17

Wastewater – Base Charge (Per Month)

Meter Size 2019 Rates 2020 Rates
1″ and below $11.19 $11.75
1 1/2″ $22.39 $23.51
2″ $35.82 $37.61
3″ $67.16 $70.52
4″ $111.93 $117.53
6″ $223.87 $235.06
8″ $358.21 $376.12

Volume Charges Per 1,000 Gallons

Customer Class 2019 Rates 2020 Rates
Single Family $4.65 $4.88
Multifamily $3.77 $3.96
Commercial $3.44 $3.61
Industrial $2.94 $3.09
Industrial II $2.77 $2.91
Irrigation $5.59 $5.87
Wastewater $5.01 $5.26

Stormwater ERU Rates Per Month

Residential 2019 Rates 2020 Rates
Less Than 1500 sq ft $3.07 $3.22
1501 to 3500 sq ft $4.75 $5.00
Over 3500 sq ft $7.40 $7.77
All Other Residential $4.75 $5.00
All Nonresidential $4.75 $5.00

Utility Bill Payment Options

View current utility bill payment options.

If you need help paying your utility bill, learn more about
WaterShare.  You can also ask a customer service representative for a list of resources at 785-368-3111.