Water and Sewer Rates

Residential and business accounts are billed monthly
Water, sewer, and related service rates are shown below. Bill Payment Options include auto-pay and e-bill

Metered Water Service


Minimum Meter Charge A monthly minimum charge for each meter is based on water meter sizes.
Meter Quantity Charge Effective September 27, 2018: $7.47 per 1,000 gallons. (Increase will show on the October statement) 

Meter Size
Monthly Charge
5/8" $7.00
3/4" $8.40
1" $14.00
1 1/2" $28.00
2" $44.80
3" $89.60
4" $140.00
6" $290.00
8" $447.00

Metered Sewer Service


Minimum Meter Charge A monthly minimum charge, for each meter, is based on water meter sizes, as shown below.
Meter Quantity Charges Effective May 29, 2018: $8.98 / 1,000 gallons
Un-Metered Sewer Service Customers Effective May 29, 2018: $63.00 / month

Meter Size
Monthly Charge
5/8" $9.00
3/4" $13.55
1" $22.58
1 1/2" $45.15
2" $72.24
3" $144.48
4" $225.75
6" $451.50
8" $722.40

Private Fire Protection


Residential: These charges apply to some residential structures that are required, by law, to have fire suppression systems.These will be assessed a private fire protection fee of $6.00 (flat rate) per month, per unit. The premises, if furnished general water service in addition to private fire protection service, will be billed for general metered water service in accordance with the current rate schedule.

Commercial: These charges apply to some businesses that have fire protection systems. These will be accessed a private fire protection fee based on the size of the line. The premises, if furnished general water service in addition to private fire protection service, will be billed for general metered water service in accordance with the current rate schedule.

Fire Line Size
Monthly Charge
2" $43.50
4" $70.50
6" $93.00
8" $145.50
10" $147.00
12" $174.00

Other Services Fee
Service Application Fee $10.00
Rental Unit Security Deposit $200.00
Account Past-Due Charge 10% of current balance
Returned Check Charge $30.00
Property Liens for Delinquent Accounts 6% interest, plus all Butler County charges
Reconnect Service Fee $50.00
Turn-On / Turn-Off for inspection $50.00
Water Meter Test Charge $100.00 + testing agency charges
Temporary Service
Construction Meter
$500 deposit, plus 10% surcharge to current water rates
Effective 1/1/15
1" Water Tap* * $2,660.00
* May be reduced by $360. due to developer-funded infrastructure
Sewer Tap * * $2,686.00
* May be reduced by $27. due to developer-funded infrastructure
Deduct Meter (fees effective 6/1/18)  
5/8" x 3/4" $453.00, installed
3/4" $490.00, installed
 1" $579.00, installed
1 1/2" $1,952.00, installed
2" $2,095.00, installed
Deduct meter Reconnection $25.00
Home Inspection Fee $50.00
3/4" Well Meter $490.00 (effective 6/1/18)
1" Well Meter $579.00 (effective 6/1/18)