Mainland Water & Sewer
Rate & Fee Schedule

Rate and Fee Scheduled last updated July 1, 2019.

  • Water Consumption Charges

    Effective July, 1, 2011

    Consumption/Month (in gallons)*    
    0 - 2000 Base Rate ($20.00)
    Up to 5,000$4.50 per 1,000 gallons
    Up to 10,000 $5.50 per 1,000 gallons
    Up to 15,000 $6.50 per 1,000 gallons
    Up to 20,000 $7.50 per 1,000 gallons
    All over 20,000$8.50 per 1,000 gallons

    * Consumption over 2,000 gallons is billed retroactive to the first gallon used.

    Commercial master meter accounts are charged at the above rates per unit served. Hotels and motels: Four rooms equal one commercial master meter billing unit.

    Local Government/Board of Education –  same as commercial rates.

    Fire Service (sprinkler systems) –  same as commercial rates.

     

     

  • Sewer Charges

    $40.00 per month minimum base rate plus 3 times water usage charge.

  • Water Connection Fees

    Effective April 15, 2019

     

    Meter Size

     

    Connection Fee

     
    Contractor InstallsNo FeeAll installation costs for labor, materials and equipment shall be paid by the owner, developer or purchaser,
    3/4 inch $1,000
    County staff installs connection
    greater than
    3/4 inch
    Actual Cost + 20%County staff installs connection
    3/4 inch irrigation $1,000
    greater than
    3/4 inch irrigation
    Actual Cost + 20%
    6 inch Fire ServiceActual Cost + 20%

  • Developmental Fees

    Effective April 15, 2019

     

    Meter Size

     

    Connection Fee

     
    Water
    3/4 inch $4,279
    Minimum fee
    greater than
    3/4 inch
    To be determinedRefer to Developmental Fee Study
    Centers of Worship$3,000
    6 inch Fire Service$6,000
    Sewer
    3/4 inch $5,806Per residential unit
    greater than

    3/4 inch
    $5,806Per Equivalent Residential Unit of 360 gallons per day

  • Deposit

    Renter deposit
    $150
    High-risk deposit (owner or renter)
    *$200
    Fire hydrant meter
    $2.500
    * or 3 months' billing of previous usage, whichever is greater

  • Charges & Other Fees

    Open/reopen/transfer account $25
    Special request meter reading $25
    Reread meter - our reading correct $25
    Reread meter - our reading incorrect N/C
    Reconnection fee (after cutoff for nonpayment)  
      8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m$50
    Returned check fee $25
    Meter tampering fee $75 plus cost of damages.
    Turn on/off fee, per occurrence
      Normal working hours $25
    Meter testing fee
      If meter accurate $50
      If more than 2.5% inaccurate N/C
    Pipe pressure/leakage test $150
    Pipe pressure/leakage retest $150
    Fire hydrant meter setup fee $50
    Meter accessibility charge $35
    Bacteriological tests$50
    Chloride tests$20

  • Parts & Labor

    All replacement parts are charged at cost plus $20.00
    Labor Charges: $60.00 per man per hour
    Ditch Witch:$125.00 per hour
    Backhoe:$125.00 per hour
    Excavator:$125.00 per hour