Utility Rates and Tap Fees

Utilities provided by City:   Water, Sewer, and Gas (not all utilities available in certain areas)

Water Service:

Water Deposit………………………………… $75.00

Cost per 1,000 gallons…………………… $  7.85 (As of 07/01/16)

Meter Charge…………………………………. $2.00/mo.

Bulk water available at 2nd & Van Buren, near water tower…….. 25¢ / 35 gal.

 

Sewer Service:

Sewer Deposit……………………………….. $75.00

Cost per 100 gal water……………………. $0.30 (Rate approved 03/15/2010)

Original City Sewer………………………… $8.50/month

2000 City Sewer *…………………………… Additional $22.50/month

* This was a $4 million project with a projected payoff in 2018 for residents on the north end and in 2020 for residents on the south end.

 

Gas Service:

Gas Deposit……………………………………. $150.00

Cost per 1000 cu ft…………………………. Fluctuates (City cost + $4.05)

Meter Charge…………………………$2.00/mo.

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New Construction

Water Tap Fee………………………………………… $500.00 for an existing line connection

Water Tap Fee………………………………$750.00 for new water line

Includes: saddle on main, corporation tee, curb stop & box.

Extra charges: meter yoke, meter pit, meter lid & ring, type “K” copper, sand, CA6.

  • City brings water line from main to property line.
  • Home Owner/Contractor responsible from property line into house.

Sewer Tap Fee………………………………………… $250.00

Includes: saddle

  • Home Owner/Contractor brings sewer line from main to the house.

Gas Tap Fee……………………………………………… $300.00

Includes: up to 100′ gas line.

  • City installs gas line to foundation and sets meter.  If gas meter is moved for additions to existing homes, there is a $100 fee plus cost of materials.