Rates & Fees

The following Rates and Fee Schedule went into effect July 1, 2018 for Fiscal Year 2018-2019.

1. Metered Water Usage Charge: $30.59/1000 Cubic Feet ($4.09/1,000 Gallons)

2. Fire Hydrant User Fee: $75.00

3. Fire Suppression (Sprinkler) System: $35.00 ea./year

4. Private Hydrant Charge: $120.00 ea. /year

5. Frozen Meter Charge: $238.55 minimum plus labor (Based on Meter Size)

The cost for the City to purchase a residential meter is $238.55. If a meter freezes and becomes inoperable the full cost of replacing that meter should be borne by the property owner.

6. Winter Site Inspection Fee: $50.00

7. Meter Test Fee $35.00 (See Ordinance)


8. Service Call: $30.00

9. Turn Water Off/On: $30.00

10. Overtime Rate: (For #5 & #7) Rate is at current overtime labor rate per hour, two-hour minimum.

11. CWD Connection Fee Assessment $100.00 times the sum of values assigned to
any given connection application, as approved
by the CWD Board of Commissioners.

12. Interim or Final Bill Requests $13.00

13. Bad Check Fee $25.00

14. Backflow Device Testing Fee $65.00/Hour, One hour Minimum

15. Backflow Device Re-test Fee $65.00

16. After Hour Backflow Device Testing Fee $130.00 One hour minimum. Actual overtime costs are charged thereafter.

17. Backflow Device Recording Fee $15.00 Includes one device minimum per building and $7.50 per additional device per building.

18. Water Connection Fee - Residential

a.) Single Family Home  - $1,250.00 Includes one 5/8”x 3/4” meter & installation

b.) Multi Family Dwelling (Each Unit-Individual Meters) - $1,250.00 Includes one 5/8”x 3/4” meter & installation.

c.) Multi Family Dwelling (One water meter) - $1,250.00, plus $1.73 per gallon of allocated water. Includes one 5/8”x 3/4” meter & installation. * 

19. Water Connection Fee – Commercial 

a.) Single Commercial Unit - $1,250.00, plus $1.73 per gallon of allocated
water. Includes one 5/8”x 3/4” meter & installation. *

b.) Multi Commercial Unit (First Unit) - $1,250.00 plus $1.73 per gallon of allocated water. Includes one 5/8”x 3/4” meter & installation

c.) Multi Commercial Unit (Each Additional Unit-Individual Meters)  - $1,250.00/Unit. Includes one 5/8”x 3/4” meter & installation. *

* Meters over 1” will be assessed on a case-by-case basis. 

Water Service Installation Fee; Cost approximation: Residential or Commercial Units- From water main to curb stop is approximately $1,250.00 per unit based on service size not exceeding 3/4” in diameter and water main being located on the same side of the road as residence. It is noted that customer is billed for actual time and materials in any case.