Wastewater Rates

Sewer Rates

(All sewer rates are based per 1,000 gallons of metered water consumption)

Inside-City

Lifeline Rate                  
October 1, 2017 Rate
October 1, 2018 Rate
Maximum
25.01
25.51
5/8 inch - 3/4 inch Water Meter  
October 1, 2017 Rate
October 1, 2018 Rate
First 2,000 - Minimum 25.01 25.51
Over 2,000 7.21 7.36
1 inch Water Meter               October 1, 2017 Rate October 1, 2018 Rate
First 4,000 - Minimum 49.95 50.95
Over 4,000 7.21 7.36
1 1/2 inch Water Meter         October 1, 2017 Rate October 1, 2018 Rate
First 8,000 - Minimum 99.87 101.87
Over 8,000 7.21 7.36
2 inch Water Meter   October 1, 2017 Rate October 1, 2018 Rate
First 13,000 - Minimum 159.82 163.02
Over 13,000 7.21 7.36

Outside-City

Lifeline Rate                  October 1, 2017 Rate October 1, 2018 Rate
Maximum 31.26 31.89
5/8 inch - 3/4 inch Water Meter October 1, 2017 Rate October 1, 2018 Rate
First 2,000 - Minimum 31.26 31.89
Over 2,000 9.00 9.18
1 inch Water Meter              October 1, 2017 Rate October 1, 2018 Rate
First 4,000 - Minimum 62.42 63.67
Over 4,000 9.00 9.18
1 1/2 inch Water Meter        October 1, 2017 Rate October 1, 2018 Rate
First 8,000 - Minimum 124.84 127.33
Over 8,000 9.00 9.18
2 inch Water Meter    October 1, 2017 Rate October 1, 2018 Rate
First 13,000 - Minimum 199.77 203.76
Over 13,000 9.00 9.18
Residential Sewer Rates for 5/8 to 3/4 inches, 1 inch, 1 1/2 inches water meters are based on the average water consumption for the bills dated the previous December, January and February. Accounts that do not have water usage history for December, January or February are set at 5,000 gallons.

No additional charge is applied to Single-Family residential customers for wastewater volumes in excess of 9,000 gallons for 5/8 to 3/4 inches, 1 inch, 1 1/2 inches water meters.

Sewer Surcharge Rate

COD Concentration
(milligram per Liter)      
October 1, 2017 Rate
(per pound)
October 1, 2018 Rate
(per pound)
351 to 500 $0.098 $0.100
501 to 600 $0.162 $0.165
Over 600 $0.328 $0.335

Other Sewer Charges

Description                                                   October1, 2018 Rate
Sewer Tap Charge *
*Actual construction costs plus 10%. Minimum charge of $250.00

Other Fees

Description Rate
NSF Check Charge 30.00
Confidential Fee 5.00