Utility Rates


Water and Sewer bills are due monthly and can be paid for at the city office front desk or in the drop box or over the phone at (402) 786-2312. Payment methods include cash, check, and credit or debit card. If paying over the phone please have a credit or debit card on hand.

 


Water Rates

For exact wording, please read 3-110 of chapter 3 of the Municipal code or read ordinance 12-18.

 

 

Rates applicable for each water meter where water is supplied to one (1) or more separate units located within the municipality:

Flat Service Charge
Meter size Costs of Service Charge
5/8″ $11.52
3/4″ $11.61
1″ $11.83
1.5″ $26.12
2″ $42.73
3″ $94.06
4″ $153.19
Rates per thousand gallons
Charge
(per one thousand gallons)
Range

$1.68 less than or equal to 10,000 gallons
$2.15 more than 10,000 to 20,000 gallons
$2.67 more than 20,000 gallons
*Total calculated by adding Flat Service Charge and Rate/1000 gallons

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Rates applicable for each water meter where water is supplied to one (1) or more separate units located outside the municipality:

Flat Service Charge
Meter size Costs of Service Charge
5/8″ $23.04
3/4″ $23.22
1″ $23.66
1.5″ $52.44
2″ $85.46
3″ $188.12
4″ $306.38
Rates per thousand gallons
Charge
(per one thousand gallons)
Range

$3.36 less than or equal to 10,000 gallons
$4.30 more than 10,000 to 20,000 gallons
$5.34 more than 20,000 gallons
*Total calculated by adding Flat Service Charge and Rate/1000 gallons

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Rates applicable where water is supplied to residents or separate units located within the municipality for loading into a transport vehicle or for any other purpose and the same is not delivered to a structure through the mains, supply pipes, and service pipes which constitute the municipal water system:

Flat Monthly Charge
$15.00
Loading Fee
$15.00/transport vehicle or vessel loaded
Rates per thousand gallons
Charge
(per one thousand gallons)
Range

$1.68 less than or equal to 10,000 gallons
$2.15 more than 10,000 to 20,000 gallons
$2.67 more than 20,000 gallons
*Total calculated by adding Flat Monthly Charge, Loading Fees, and Rate/1000 gallons

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Rates applicable where water is supplied to non-residents or separate units located within the municipality for loading into a transport vehicle or for any other purpose and the same is not delivered to a structure through the mains, supply pipes, and service pipes which constitute the municipal water system:

Flat Monthly Charge
$30.00
Loading Fee
$30.00/transport vehicle or vessel loaded
Rates per thousand gallons
Charge
(per thousand gallons)
Range

$3.36 less than or equal to 10,000 gallons
$4.30 more than 10,000 to 20,000 gallons
$5.34 more than 20,000 gallons
*Total calculated by adding Flat Monthly Charge, Loading Fees, and Rate/1000 gallons

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Sewer Rates

 

For exact wording, please read 3-240 and 3-241 of chapter 3 of the Municipal code or read ordinance 12-19.

 

 

Base Rates
Meter size Costs of Service Charge
5/8″ $30.37
3/4″ $30.37
1″ $30.37
1.5″ $36.53
2″ $42.36
3″ $55.33
4″ $86.46
*Non-Resident Users located outside the corporate limits of the Municipality shall be charged double the base rates.

 

 

Surcharge Rates
Residential Volume Surcharge
$2.82 per one thousand gallons
Commercial Volume Surcharge
$4.01 per one thousand gallons
Industrial Pollutant Surcharge
$5.50 per one thousand gallons
Industrial Level Commercial and Industrial Surcharge
$0.81 per pound of BOD OR
$0.50 per pound of COD (whichever is greater) AND
$0.41 per pound of suspended solids

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