Water Meter Fees

New Water Meter Installations: 

New water meter installations require payment in advance for the following:

Water Permit Residential$100.00
Water Permit Commercial$135.00
Administration Charge$25.00

Effective 1/1/2011: 

Connection Fees:

Meter SizeWater Meter Connection Fee
3/4-inch and smaller$400.00
1-1/2-inch$1445.00 (call for fire line fee)
2-inch$1,635.00 (call for fire line fee)

Connection fee for a water meter installed by a contractor is $245.00. 

Water Hydrant Meters are subject to a Water Hydrant Permit charge of $50.00, an Administration Fee charge of $25.00, and a refundable deposit of $1,000.00 (less the final billing invoice). Effective January 1, 2013, hydrant meters are billed bi-monthly at a rate of $66.75, plus $2.33 per ccf over 1,000 cf. For a Hydrant Meter Application Form, please call the Utilities Department at 253-912-5210.