What are the approved new sewer rates, and when will they be effective?

On April 12, 2022, the City Council Adopted rate increases over the next 5 years.

Approved Monthly Sewer Rate Increases by Fiscal Year

Monthly Costs Per Account

DescriptionEffective
July 1, 2023
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July 1, 2024
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July 1, 2025
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July 1, 2026
Monthly Account Charge (Cost per Account)$5.04$5.22$5.41$5.60


Residential Rates Per Dwelling Unit

DescriptionEffective
July 1, 2023
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July 1, 2024
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July 1, 2025
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July 1, 2026
Single Family Residential, Mobile Home on a lot$39.65$41.04$42.48$43.97
Multiple Family (2-4 Dwelling Units), one additional Dwelling Unit or Mobile Home on a lot$30.13$31.18$32.27$33.40
Apartments (5 or more Dwelling Units), Mobile Home Space in a Mobile Home Park$26.88$27.82$28.79$29.80


Commercial Quantity Charge (Cost per 100 cubic feet)

DescriptionEffective
July 1, 2023
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July 1, 2024
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July 1, 2025
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July 1, 2026
Group 1-BOD + TSS is 400 mg/l or less$3.98$4.12$4.26$4.41
Group 2-BOD + TSS is 401 mg/l to 900 mg/l$5.23$5.41$5.60$5.80
Group 3-BOD + TSS is 901 mg/l to 1,400 mg/l$6.51$6.74$6.98$7.22
Group 4-BOD + TSS is 1,401 mg/l or more$8.06$8.34$8.63$8.93


Industrial Charges (Additive Components)

DescriptionEffective
July 1, 2023
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July 1, 2024
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July 1, 2025
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July 1, 2026
Flow Charge ($/Million gallons)$3,870.65$4,006.12$4,146.33$4,291.45
BOD Charge ($/1,000 lbs)$288.55$298.65$309.10$319.92
TSS Charge ($/1,000 lbs)$538.00$556.83$576.32$596.49


Septage Quantity Charge

DescriptionEffective
July 1, 2023
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July 1, 2024
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July 1, 2025
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July 1, 2026
Flow charge per 1,000 gallons$71.78$74.29$76.89$79.58


CanSeg Line Charges (Additive Components)

DescriptionEffective
July 1, 2023
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July 1, 2024
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July 1, 2025
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July 1, 2026
Flow Charge ($/Million Gallons)$2,923.65$2,996.74$3,071.66$3,148.45
BOD Charge ($/1,000 lbs)$19.49$19.98$20.48$20.99
TSS Charge ($/1,000 lbs)$38.40$39.36$40.34$41.35

Show All Answers

1. Is the rate increase comparable with other jurisdictions for similar wastewater services?
2. What are the approved new sewer rates, and when will they be effective?
3. Why are sewer rates being raised?
4. Where can I view a copy of the Wastewater Rate Study?
5. Who do I call if I have questions?