Monthly Water and Wastewater Rate Schedule

Residential Rates

EFFECTIVE January 1, 2014  

RES. #327-13

 
(As Applicable)

RESIDENTIAL:

Water

Sewer

Service Charge (PER DWELLING UNIT) $20.91 $11.77
Commodity Charge (PER UNIT OF WATER USED)
(1 unit = 100 cu ft or 748 gallons)
   
0-8 Units $2.42 $3.47
9-16 Units $3.03 $3.47
(up to 16 units)
17-36 Units $3.57 N/A
37-76 Units $4.18 N/A
77-200 Units $4.82 N/A
201 and above. $5.41 N/A

General Service Rates

EFFECTIVE January 1, 2014  

RES. #327-13

GENERAL SERVICE:

Water

Sewer

Service Charge (Based on Meter Size)    
5/8 Inch $20.91 $11.77
3/4 Inch $31.89 $17.67
1 Inch $52.30 $29.47
1 1/2 Inch $104.66 $58.85
2 Inch $167.46 $94.16
3 Inch $314.02 $176.56
4 Inch $523.37 $296.45
6 Inch $1,046.73 $588.49
8 Inch $1,674.73 $941.62
10 Inch $2,407.44 $1,353.58
12 Inch $4,495.66 $2,532.31
Commodity Charge (PER UNIT OF WATER USED)
(1 unit = 100 cu ft or 748 gallons)
   
0-8 Units $2.42 $3.47
9-16 Units $3.03 $3.47
17-36 Units $3.57 $3.47
37-76 Units $4.18 $3.47
77- 200 Units $4.82 $3.47
201 and above. $5.41 $3.47

Irrigation

Service Charge (Same as General Services)    
Commodity Charge (PER UNIT OF WATER USED)
(1 unit = 100 cu ft or 748 gallons)
 
 

Water

Sewer

0-75 Units $4.18 N/A
76-200 Units $4.82 N/A
201 and above. $5.41 N/A

Without City Water, Inactive Accounts, and Surcharge

WITHOUT CITY WATER: Sewer commodity charge is $55.52 per dwelling unit/equivalent unit
INACTIVE ACCOUNTS: Is equal to the Service Charge as listed for residential and non-residential accounts
SURCHARGE:
Outside City Limits A 25% surcharge will be added to all rates, fees and charges to those customers outside City of WPB limits per City Resolution.
Mandatory Water Restrictions A 10% surcharge for each water restriction phase put into effect by SFWM will be applied to all usage above 8 CCF.

Miscellaneous Rates, Fees & Charges

MINIMUM DEPOSITS REQUIRED

EFFECTIVE January 1, 2014  

RES. #327-13

Meter Size Residential General Srvc
5/8" $190 $220
3/4" $285 $330
1" $480 $550
1 1/2" $955 $1,100
2" $1,530 $1,760
3" $2,865 $3,300
4" $4,775 $5,500
6" $9,550 $11,000
8" $15,280 $17,600
10" $21,965 $25,300
12" $41,085 $47,300
Fire Hydrant Meter Deposit $1,500.00
Detector Check Meter Deposit $175.00

WATER AND WASTEWATER SYSTEM CAPACITY CHARGES

Meter Size Water Wastewater
5/8" $2,190 $1,270
3/4" $3,285 $1,905
1" $5,475 $3,175
1 1/2" $10,950 $6,350
2" $17,520 $10,160
3" $35,040 $20,320
4" $54,750 $31,750
6" $109,500 $63,500
8" $175,200 $101,600
10" $251,850 $146,050
12" $470,850 $273,050

PRIVATE FIRELINE DEPOSIT AND MONTHLY FEE

Size Deposit Monthly
2" $60 $28.46
2 1/2" $80 $44.50
3" $90 $53.37
4" $155 $88.93
6" $240 $177.88
8" $500 $284.64
10" $720 $407.08
12" $855 $735.26

BACKFLOW ADMINISTRATIVE FEE

Initial Inspection $50
Re-Inspection (if req'd) $50
Annual Test Entry Fee $10

MISCELLANEOUS

Service Initiation Charge up to 1" meter $43.00
  over 1" meter $66.00
Collections Disconnect Charge up to 1" meter $56.00
  over 1" meter $87.00
Multi-Unit Delinquent Turn Off Notice (per unit) $5.00
Meter Re-reads & Special Reads   $28.00
Returned Item $25.00 or Max Per Law
Field Visit Charge    
  During Normal Working Hours $28.00
  After Normal Working Hours $56.00
Meter Test Up to 1" meter $35.00
  1 1/2" & 2" meter $75.00
  3" meter and greater $180.00
Cut Back& Restore to Water Main $550.00
Cut Back& Restore to Wastewater Main $800.00
Wastewater Lateral Tap In $1,005.00
Water/Wasterwater Insp Fee (Contractor Inst Only) $104.00
Late Payment Fee $10.00 or 1% of unpaid balance whichever is greater
Meter Tampering Charges SEE RESOLUTION
Lien Processing Fee   $90.00

RAW WATER IRRIGATION

  Rate for Service
Revocable Permit Required $50.00
Residential $29.98 monthly
General Service (must be metered) $25% of the current potable water irrigation rate based on usage

INSTALLATION

  *Contractor **City
Meter Size Install Charge Tap-In Charge
5/8" $610 $1,973
5/8" DC $342 $N/A
3/4" $567 $973
1" $800 $2,155
1 1/2" $944 $3,230
2" $1,379 $3,589
3" $3,321 ***N/A
4" $7,975 ***N/A
6" $10,634 ***N/A
8" $13,040 ***N/A
10" $17,519 ***N/A
12" $19,629 ***N/A
Contractor Installed Private Firelines $172
Fire Hydrant/Construction Meter Installation $275
*All contractor install services must be PREAPPROVED by Engineering (561) 494-1040.
**This is estimated charge, FINAL charge is determined by actual costs.
***Customers are responsible for installing all 3" and larger services.