Water Utility Services
The following rates are effective for July 2020 – for June’s 2020 billing.
Fixed Monthly Charge
|Meter Size (inches)||Total Charge|
Fire line connections will pay a fixed monthly charge based on size.
USAGE CHARGE FOR EACH 1000 GALS. USED
RESIDENTIAL and COMMERCIAL WATER MINIMUM INCLUDES 3,000 GALS.
|Usage Block||Residential/ Commercial|
|0-3000||Included in minimum bill|
|3,001-6,000||$3.38 per 1,000 gallons|
|6,001-9,000||$3.80 per 1,000 gallons|
|9,001-12,000||$4.30 per 1,000 gallons|
|12,001-15,000||$4.74 per 1,000 gallons|
|>15,000||$5.36 per 1,000 gallons|
A 10% late charge is assessed on all bills paid after the 15th of the month. If the 15th falls on a holiday or weekend the late charge will be assessed at the close of business on the next work day
|Residential single family (owners) for up to a 1″ meter. Larger meters please call for deposit.||$75|
|Residential (renters) without letter of credit||$150|
|**Tap-on Fee (non-refundable) WATER, as of July 1 2018|
|Standard residential (5/8″x3/4″) tap fee||$2425.00|
|Commercial and/or Irrigation capable (1″) tap fee
|Large Commercial and/or Irrigation capable (1 1/2″) tap fee||$3325.00|
|Largest Residential (2″) tap fee||$4025.00|
** All tap fees include capacity replacement fee of $1250.00**
*** Taps in The Pines or Triple Lakes subdivision, add a assessment fee of$1,000 to tap price.
Larger Meter sizes are available with tap fees determined by site situation and material cost.
|Reconnect Fee/Service Charge||$45|
|After Hours Service Call||$50|
|Temporary water***30 days-usage will be billed each cycle it falls under. a $25 SECURITY DEPOSIT IS REQUIRED||$45 plus usage|
|Returned Check Fee : Up to $50, $50.01 – $300, $300.01 – $800, $800.01 and up (5% of check)||$25
|Fire hydrant meter with backflow assembly **** Deposit||$1250|
|Fire hydrant meter set and test charge||$45|
|Replace meter and parts due to customer damage||Actual cost|
|Fine for unauthorized use or tampering (breaking lock) with water meter, parts or AWS water lines||Up to $1,000|
|Factory Meter Test at Customer’s request (if meter test accurate)Fees start at 100.00 and increase by meter size.||100.00 and up|
|Leak Rate over 15,000 gallons*****only 1 leak adjustment allowed in a one year period.||$3 per 1,000 gallons|
|Online web payment or convenience fees||$2|
|Meter Relocation (same property) $500 plus labor,|
|materials and equipment.
Obstruction or Debris removal from water meter $75 or loaded man hours
|Same day turn on/off fee||$25|
Each dwelling must have a separate metered connection. Only specific exemptions apply-see resolution on home page.
*** Temporary water is defined as having water turned on for move in or move out cleaning or other temporary use not to exceed 30 days. See rates above***
**** Fire hydrant meter rental, water consumption rates and policies are listed on separate schedule and available upon request.
***** Members with leaks may request relief from the conservation rate and be billed at the bulk rate of $3 per thousand gallons. An account may be adjusted a maximum of 1 time per 12 months. A request for leak form and documentation is required. Usage of less than 15,000 gallons will not be considered for a leak adjustment.
Deposit Policy: Any member with good payment history may upon request transfer an existing membership deposit and any outstanding bill to a new address. All deposits will be held without interest paid to the member. All deposits will be held in perpetuity until refunded.