Payment for utility service is due on the 10th of each month, or the following day on weekends. Credit cards are accepted for your convience with an additional 2.5% fee. Automatic deduction is also available for customers who want to have charges automatically withdrawn from their bank account.
The minimum rate for the first 2,000 gallons of water is dependent on the size of the water meter. The rates for the first 2,000 gallons are listed below:
- 5/8" and 3/4" Meter=$15.90
- 1" Meter=$18.66
- 2" Meter=$32.24
- 4" Meter=$86.55
- 6" Meter=$177.06
The rate per month for each additional 1,000 gallons consumed is currently $8.68.
Pool Maintenance Fee
Sewer charges are based on a customer's average monthly water usage from December until February. The minimum sewer charge is currently $14.34, with each additional thousand being $2.25.
A franchise fee of 5% is charge on water and sewer utility charges.
A $2.00 fee is assessed to residential utility customers for pool maintenance. By paying this fee, residents of a home and up to four guests may swim at the Ellsworth Swimming Pool throughout the summer at no charge.