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Recycled Water Rates

Rates Effective July 1, 2019

All water bills include a quantity charge, a service charge, and 5% utility tax. The following charges apply to all recycled water customers.

Recycled Water Quantity Charge

The quantity charge is based on how much water is used, in units of hundred cubic feet (HCF). One HCF is equivalent to 748 gallons of water. All recycled water customers pay a flat rate per HCF.

Tier Irrigation Industrial Agricultural
$ per HCF $3.114 $3.114 $3.114

Recycled Water Meter Service Charge

All Municipal Water System customers pay a bi-monthly meter service charge based on the size of the meter.

Charges below are stated on a monthly basis for customer convenience. However, actual billing is bi-monthly, with each bi-monthly meter charge being double the stated monthly amount.

Monthly Meter Service Charges All Areas & Zones

Meter Size Bi-Monthly Service Charge
5/8 inch $28.60
3/4 inch $28.60
1 inch $50.57
1 1/2 inch $87.17
2 inch $131.11
3 inch $270.23
4 inch $475.26
6 inch $1,039.06
8 inch $1,771.27
10 inch $2,796.38