§ 33.701  SCHEDULE OF RATES
   The following schedule of rates, rental, and service charges, and fees are hereby adopted and shall apply for all billings after July 1, 2021, for the use and services of and sales by the city’s water system.
   (A)   Monthly rates. The following service charges and monthly consumption rates shown in Table 1, Table 2, Table 3, and Table 4 below shall apply to water supplied to the City's regular water customers and be paid by them:
   Table 1 - Residential Water Rates - Inside City
 
Rate Class Description and Service Charges
Effective
July 1, 2021
Effective
July 1, 2022
Effective
July 1, 2023
10 WATER RESIDENTIAL IN CITY
3/4 and 7/8 inch meter
Service Charge ($/mo)
$8.70
$9.10
$3.00
First 2,000 gallons ($/000 gal)
$ -
$ -
$3.40
Next 8,000 gallons ($/000 gal)
$3.04
$3.34
$3.40
Next 40,000 gallons ($/000 gal)
$3.04
$3.34
$3.40
Next 50,000 gallons ($/000 gal)
$3.04
$3.34
$3.40
All over 100,000 gallons ($/000 gal)
$3.04
$3.34
$3.40
13 WATER RESIDENTIAL IN CITY
1-inch meter
Service Charge ($/mo)
$14.70
$15.40
$7.00
First 4,000 gallons ($/000 gal)
$ - 
$ - 
$3.40
Next 6,000 gallons ($/000 gal)
$3.04
$3.34
$3.40
Next 40,000 gallons ($/000 gal)
$3.04
$3.34
$3.40
Next 50,000 gallons ($/000 gal)
$3.04
$3.34
$3.40
All over 100,000 gallons ($/000 gal)
$3.04
$3.34
$3.40
WATER RESIDENTIAL IN CITY
1.5-inch meter
Service Charge ($/mo)
$21.80
$24.00
$20.00
First 4,000 gallons ($/000 gal)
$ - 
$ - 
$3.40
Next 6,000 gallons ($/000 gal)
$3.04
$3.34
$3.40
Next 40,000 gallons ($/000 gal)
$3.04
$3.34
$3.40
Next 50,000 gallons ($/000 gal)
$3.04
$3.34
$3.40
All over 100,000 gallons ($/000 gal)
$3.04
$3.34
$3.40
17 WATER RESIDENTIAL IN CITY
2-inch meter
Service Charge ($/mo)
$31.90
$33.40
$20.00
First 9,800 gallons ($/000 gal)
$ - 
$ - 
$3.40
Next 200 gallons ($/000 gal)
$3.05
$3.35
$3.40
Next 40,000 gallons ($/000 gal)
$3.05
$3.35
$3.40
Next 50,000 gallons ($/000 gal)
$3.05
$3.35
$3.40
All over 100,000 gallons ($/000 gal)
$3.05
$3.35
$3.40
55 WATER RESIDENTIAL IN CITY
4-inch meter
Service Charge ($/mo)
$89.50
$94.00
$54.00
First 34,200 gallons ($/000 gal)
$ - 
$ - 
$3.40
Next 15,800 gallons ($/000 gal)
$2.65
$2.92
$3.40
Next 50,000 gallons ($/000 gal)
$2.65
$2.92
$3.40
All over 100,000 gallons ($/000 gal)
$2.65
$2.92
$3.40
7 WATER RESIDENTIAL IN CITY
6-inch meter
Service Charge ($/mo)
$ 179.80
$188.30
$150.00
First 71,700 gallons ($/000 gal)
$ - 
$ - 
$3.40
Next 28,300 gallons ($/000 gal)
$2.60
$2.86
$3.40
All over 100,000 gallons ($/000 gal)
$2.60
$2.86
$3.40
 
   Table 2 - Commercial Water Rates - Inside City
 
Rate Class Description and Service Charges
Effective
July 1, 2021
Effective
July 1, 2022
Effective
July 1, 2023
20 WATER COMMERCIAL IN CITY
3/4 and 7/8 inch meter
Service Charge ($/mo)
$9.00
$9.90
$6.30
First 2,000 gallons ($/000 gal)
$ - 
$ - 
$3.40
Next 8,000 gallons ($/000 gal)
$2.85
$3.00
$3.40
Next 40,000 gallons ($/000 gal)
$2.85
$3.00
$3.40
Next 50,000 gallons ($/000 gal)
$2.85
$3.00
$3.40
All over 100,000 gallons ($/000 gal)
$2.85
$3.00
$3.40
24 WATER COMMERCIAL IN CITY
1-inch meter
Service Charge ($/mo)
$14.60
$16.10
$12.00
First 4,000 gallons ($/000 gal)
$ - 
$ - 
$3.40
Next 6,000 gallons ($/000 gal)
$2.85
$3.05
$3.40
Next 40,000 gallons ($/000 gal)
$2.85
$3.05
$3.40
Next 50,000 gallons ($/000 gal)
$2.85
$3.05
$3.40
All over 100,000 gallons ($/000 gal)
$2.85
$3.05
$3.40
26 WATER COMMERCIAL IN CITY
1.5- inch meter
Service Charge ($/mo)
$21.80
$24.00
$20.00
First 6,300 gallons ($/000 gal)
$ - 
$ - 
$3.40
Next 3,700 gallons ($/000 gal)
$2.85
$3.05
$3.40
Next 40,000 gallons ($/000 gal)
$2.85
$3.05
$3.40
Next 50,000 gallons ($/000 gal)
$2.85
$3.05
$3.40
All over 100,000 gallons ($/000 gal)
$2.85
$3.05
$3.40
28 WATER COMMERCIAL IN CITY
2-inch meter
Service Charge ($/mo)
$32.10
$32.10
$25.00
First 9,800 gallons ($/000 gal)
$ - 
$ - 
$3.40
Next 200 gallons ($/000 gal)
$2.85
$3.05
$3.40
Next 40,000 gallons ($/000 gal)
$2.85
$3.05
$3.40
Next 50,000 gallons ($/000 gal)
$2.85
$3.05
$3.40
All over 100,000 gallons ($/000 gal)
$2.85
$3.05
$3.40
31 WATER COMMERCIAL IN CITY
3-inch meter
Service Charge ($/mo)
$43.00
$43.00
$40.00
First 14,900 gallons ($/000 gal)
$ - 
$ - 
$3.40
Next 35,100 gallons ($/000 gal)
$2.41
$3.05
$3.40
Next 50,000 gallons ($/000 gal)
$2.41
$3.05
$3.40
All over 100,000 gallons ($/000 gal)
$2.41
$3.05
$3.40
33 WATER COMMERCIAL IN CITY
4-inch meter
Service Charge ($/mo)
$89.50
$89.50
$60.00
First 34,200 gallons ($/000 gal)
$ - 
$ - 
$3.40
Next 15,800 gallons ($/000 gal)
$2.41
$3.00
$3.40
Next 50,000 gallons ($/000 gal)
$2.41
$3.00
$3.40
All over 100,000 gallons ($/000 gal)
$2.41
$3.00
$3.40
35 WATER COMMERCIAL IN CITY
6-inch meter
Service Charge ($/mo)
$172.00
$180.60
$160.00
First 71,700 gallons ($/000 gal)
$ - 
$ - 
$3.40
Next 28,300 gallons ($/000 gal)
$2.05
$3.00
$3.40
All over 100,000 gallons ($/000 gal)
$2.05
$3.00
$3.40
 
   Table 3 - Residential Water Rates - County
 
Rate Class Description and Service Charges
Effective
July 1, 2021
Effective
July 1, 2022
Effective
July 1, 2023
30 WATER RESIDENTIAL COUNTY
3/4 and 7/8 inch meter
Service Charge ($/mo)
$12.18
$12.74
$4.20
First 2,000 gallons ($/000 gal)
$ - 
$ - 
$4.76
Next 8,000 gallons ($/000 gal)
$4.25
$4.67
$4.76
Next 40,000 gallons ($/000 gal)
$4.25
$4.67
$4.76
Next 50,000 gallons ($/000 gal)
$4.25
$4.67
$4.76
All over 100,000 gallons ($/000 gal)
$4.25
$4.67
$4.76
50 WATER RESIDENTIAL COUNTY
1-inch meter
Service Charge ($/mo)
$20.40
$22.50
$16.80
First 4,000 gallons ($/000 gal)
$ - 
$ - 
$4.76
Next 6,000 gallons ($/000 gal)
$3.99
$4.27
$4.76
Next 40,000 gallons ($/000 gal)
$3.99
$4.27
$4.76
Next 50,000 gallons ($/000 gal)
$3.99
$4.27
$4.76
All over 100,000 gallons ($/000 gal)
$3.99
$4.27
$4.76
51 WATER RESIDENTIAL COUNTY
1.5-inch meter
Service Charge ($/mo)
$30.50
$33.60
$28.00
First 6,300 gallons ($/000 gal)
$ - 
$ - 
$4.76
Next 3,700 gallons ($/000 gal)
$3.99
$4.27
$4.76
Next 40,000 gallons ($/000 gal)
$3.99
$4.27
$4.76
Next 50,000 gallons ($/000 gal)
$3.99
$4.27
$4.76
All over 100,000 gallons ($/000 gal)
$3.99
$4.27
$4.76
52 WATER RESIDENTIAL COUNTY
2-inch meter
Service Charge ($/mo)
$44.90
$47.10
$40.00
First 9,800 gallons ($/000 gal)
$ - 
$ - 
$4.76
Next 200 gallons ($/000 gal)
$4.21
$4.63
$4.76
Next 40,000 gallons ($/000 gal)
$4.21
$4.63
$4.76
Next 50,000 gallons ($/000 gal)
$4.21
$4.63
$4.76
All over 100,000 gallons ($/000 gal)
$4.21
$4.63
$4.76
 
   Table 4 - Commercial Water Rates - County
 
Rate Class Description and Service Charges
Effective
July 1, 2021
Effective
July 1, 2022
Effective
July 1, 2023
42 WATER COMMERCIAL COUNTY
1.5- inch meter
Service Charge ($/mo)
$30.50
$33.60
$28.00
First 6,300 gallons ($/000 gal)
$ - 
$ - 
$4.76
Next 3,700 gallons ($/000 gal)
$3.99
$4.27
$4.76
Next 40,000 gallons ($/000 gal)
$3.99
$4.27
$4.76
Next 50,000 gallons ($/000 gal)
$3.99
$4.27
$4.76
All over 100,000 gallons ($/000 gal)
$3.99
$4.27
$4.76
44 WATER COMMERCIAL COUNTY
3-inch meter
Service Charge ($/mo)
$60.20
$60.20
$56.00
First 14,900 gallons ($/000 gal)
$ - 
$ - 
$4.76
Next 35,100 gallons ($/000 gal)
$3.37
$4.27
$4.76
Next 50,000 gallons ($/000 gal)
$3.37
$4.27
$4.76
All over 100,000 gallons ($/000 gal)
$3.37
$4.27
$4.76
45 WATER COMMERCIAL COUNTY
4-inch meter
Service Charge ($/mo)
$125.30
$125.30
$84.00
First 34,200 gallons ($/000 gal)
$ - 
$ - 
$4.76
Next 15,800 gallons ($/000 gal)
$3.37
$4.20
$4.76
Next 50,000 gallons ($/000 gal)
$3.37
$4.20
$4.76
All over 100,000 gallons ($/000 gal)
$3.37
$4.20
$4.76
46 WATER COMMERCIAL COUNTY
6-inch meter
Service Charge ($/mo)
$240.80
$252.80
$224.00
First 71,700 gallons ($/000 gal)
$ - 
$ - 
$4.76
Next 28,300 gallons ($/000 gal)
$2.87
$4.20
$4.76
All over 100,000 gallons ($/000 gal)
$2.87
$4.20
$4.76
 
   (B)   Private fire hydrants and sprinklers.  The following monthly fire protection rates for private fire hydrants and sprinklers shall apply:
Private fire protection
rates per month                    January 1, 2013
Private fire hydrant (standard)            $ 14.04
Sprinkler system, 4-inch connection         $ 29.38
Sprinkler system, 6-inch connection         $ 33.56
Sprinkler system, 8-inch connection         $ 42.15
Sprinkler system, 10-inch connection         $ 50.45
   (C)   Wholesale rates. Wholesale customers outside the city limits other than customers of bulk water purchased in tank truck lots shall pay at such rates, charges, and minimums as may be negotiated with the user and expressly approved by the Board of Commissioners.
   (D)   Municipal fire hydrants.  Municipal fire hydrants operated as a part of the city’s water system within the city’s limits shall bear a charge of eleven dollars and ninety-five cents ($11.95) (effective January 1, 2013), per month, per hydrant.  Those installed outside the city’s limits and paid for by the county shall bear a similar charge.  Those installed outside the city limits for the benefit of a special area and paid for by the developer or such private organization or entity as who requested the installed, or his or its successor approved by the city shall bear a charge of sixteen dollars and seventy-five cents ($16.75) (effective January 1, 2013), per month, per hydrant.
(Ord. 6-27-78, § 1; Am. Ord. 42-84, § 1, passed 12-26-84; Am. Ord. 90-22, passed 7-31-90; Am. Ord. 97-21, passed 8-26-97; Am. Ord. 2013-1, passed 1-8-13; Am. Ord. 2021-3, passed 5-25-21)