Water consumption rates were adjusted to encourage water conservation by high consumption residential users.
At its February 6, 2019 meeting, the Board of Trustees made adjustments to the water service fee schedule to encourage water conservation by high consumption residential users. The rates are effective April 1 and will be reflected in the June 30 second-quarter utility billing.
Water and Wastewater Base Rates remain the same at $153.00 and $137.50, respectively, per quarter per Single Family Equivalent as billed quarterly. Changes in water consumption rates are in bold, below:
Water Consumption Rates for commercial/mixed use properties remain as before with Tiers 1, 2 and 3 at $1.50 per 1,000 gallons.
Water Consumption Rates for residential use properties are:
Tier 1 - $1.50 per 1,000 gallons for 0 to 12,000 gallons
Tier 2 - $3.00 per 1,000 gallons for 12,001 to 20,000 gallons
Tier 3 - $6.00 per 1,000 gallons for 20,001 gal. and over
Other fees, such as those for Bulk Water Permits, declined credit card and insufficient-fund check fees, penalties for tampering with water meters and other fees not associated with usual water service remain unchanged.