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.
$40.00 per month minimum base rate plus 3 times water usage charge.
Water Connection Fees
Effective April 15, 2019
Contractor Installs No Fee All 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
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 Service Actual Cost + 20%
Effective April 15, 2019
Water 3/4 inch $4,279
Minimum fee greater than
To be determined Refer to Developmental Fee Study Centers of Worship $3,000 6 inch Fire Service $6,000 Sewer 3/4 inch $5,806 Per residential unit greater than
$5,806 Per Equivalent Residential Unit of 360 gallons per day
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