Mainland Water & Sewer
Rate & Fee Schedule

Rate and Fee Scheduled last updated July 1, 2021.

  • Water Consumption Charges

    Effective July, 1, 2021

    Consumption/Month (in gallons)*   
    0 - 2000Base Rate ($20.00)
    Up to 5,000$4.66 per 1,000 gallons
    Up to 10,000$5.69 per 1,000 gallons
    Up to 15,000$6.73 per 1,000 gallons
    Up to 20,000$7.76 per 1,000 gallons
    All over 20,000$8.80 per 1,000 gallons

    * Consumption over 2,000 gallons is billed retroactive to the first gallon used.

    Commercial master meter accounts are charged at the above rates per unit served. Hotels and motels: Four rooms equal one commercial master meter billing unit.

    Local Government/Board of Education –  same as commercial rates.

    Fire Service (sprinkler systems) –  same as commercial rates.



  • Sewer Charges
    Consumption/Month (in gallons)*
    0 - 2000$40.00 Base Rate
    Up to 5,000Base Rate + $14.31 per 1,000 gallons
    Up to 10,000Base Rate + $17.49 per 1,000 gallons
    Up to 15,000Base Rate + $20.67 per 1,000 gallons
    Up to 20,000Base Rate + $23.85 per 1,000 gallons
    All over 20,000Base Rate + $27.03 per 1,000 gallons

    Other Sewer Charges
    Broken clean-out repair$75.00
    Broken clean-out repair - Contractor-Developer$125.00
    Damage clean outs/stub out piping - Contractor-Developer$350.00
    Sewer pipe repairCost + 20%
    Sewer service tampering fee$75.00 minimum + cost of damages
  • Water Connection Fees


    Meter Size


    Connection Fee

    Contractor InstallsNo FeeAll installation costs for labor, materials and equipment shall be paid by the owner, developer or purchaser,
    3/4 inch$1,000.00
    County staff installs connection
    greater than
    3/4 inch
    Actual Cost + 20%County staff installs connection
    3/4 inch irrigation$1,000.00
    greater than
    3/4 inch irrigation
    Actual Cost + 20%
    3/4 inch fire service$1,000.00
    6 inch Fire ServiceActual Cost + 20%

  • Developmental Fees


    Meter Size


    Connection Fee

    3/4 inch$4,279.00
    1 inch$10,697.00
    1.5 inch$21,395.00
    2 inch$34,231.00
    3 inch$68,463.00
    4 inch$106,973.00
    6 inch$213,946.00
    8 inch$342,313.00
    10 inch$513,470.00
    Centers of Worship$3,000 .00
    6 inch Fire Service$6,000.00
    Commercial$5,806.00Per Equivalent Residential Unit of 360 gallons per day

  • Deposit

    Residential Renter deposit
    Residential High-risk deposit (owner or renter)
    Fire hydrant meter
    * or 3 months' billing of previous usage, whichever is greater

  • Charges & Other Fees

    Open/reopen/transfer account$25.00
    Special request meter reading$25.00
    Reread meter - our reading correct$25.00
    Reread meter - our reading incorrectNo Charge
    Reconnection fee (after cutoff for nonpayment) 
     8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.$50.00
    Returned check fee$35.00
    Meter tampering fee - residential$125.00plus cost of damages.
    Meter damaged/vandalizedActual cost + 20%
    Meter BoxActual cost + 20%
    Meter damaged or tampering by contractor or developer$1,000.00per occurrence
    Turn on/off fee, per occurrence
     Normal working hours$25.00
    Meter testing fee
     If meter accurate$50.00
     If more than 2.5% inaccurateNo Charge
    Pipe pressure/leakage test$150.00
    Pipe pressure/leakage retest$150.00
    Fire hydrant meter setup fee$50.00or 3 months' billing of previous
    Meter accessibility charge$35.00
    Bacteriological tests$50.00
    Chloride tests$20 .00

  • Parts & Labor

    All replacement parts are charged at cost plus $20.00
    Labor Charges:$60.00 per man per hour
    Ditch Witch:$125.00 per hour
    Backhoe:$125.00 per hour
    Excavator:$125.00 per hour