Utility Rates

2021 Utility Rates

Detailed Utility Fees & Charges List

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Residential utility fees pay for important services that everyone needs including delivery of fresh water, removal of wastewater, street lighting and sidewalk plowing. An average household using 5,000 gallons of water per month will pay approximately $58.48 per month.

Average Monthly Cost for Services

Service 2021 Cost
Water $2.25 per 1,000 gallons (-$1.05 from 2020)
Sewer Base $5.95 (Flat fee +$1.95 from 2020 - replaces previous Base Charge)
Sewer $3.86 per 1,000 gallons (-$0.21 from 2020 - combines previous City and Met charges) 
Storm Water $7.20 (+$0.18 from 2020)
Public Property Sidewalk & Trail Plowing $0.18 (+$.01 from 2020)
Sidewalk Snowplow $1.77 (Only for properties adjacent to a sidewalk. Includes “Public Property Sidewalk & Trail Plowing” fee) (+$.02 from 2020)
Meter Base $8.82 for residential (cost determined by meter size - replaces previous Water Base and Meter Base charge)
Street Lights $2.86 (No change from 2020)
Major Roadway Lighting $0.34 (No change from 2020)
State Surcharge $0.81 (No change from 2020)