The consumption or water use charge is $4.89 per unit. As a guide, one unit of water equals approximately 748 gallons or 100 cubic feet. The monthly fixed charge or meter charge is based on the size of the meter. A 5/8" meter serves most residences. Fixed rates for meters are as follows:
Monthly water fees are used to maintain and update the water distribution system, including repair and installation of water mains, maintenance of individual water services and meters, as well as construction and upkeep of reservoir and well sites.