2019 Utility Rate Structure (Bi-Monthly Charges)
When it comes to water utility rates the philosophy is straight forward—the more you use, the more you pay. Below is a breakdown of the rates and fees broken out into consumption tiers:
|Residential Utility Rates||Quantity||Rate|
|Water Consumption - Tier 1||0-23 cubic metres||$1.55/m3|
Water Consumption - Tier 2
|24-68 cubic metres||$1.90/m3|
|Water Consumption - Tier 3||68+ cubic metres||$2.65/m3|
|Sanitary Sewer||Base Rate||$16.85|
|Sanitary Sewer Generation*||per cubic metre||$2.25/m3|
|Storm Sewer Fixed Rate||Mandatory charge||$13.00|
Please note the following charges will be applied to individual dwelling units without a meter:
- Consumption charge: $110.00 per billing period
- Manual water meter reading fee: of $16.78 per billing period (for residents who chose not to have a Smart Meter System installed in their household)
*Water used for irrigation purposes will be exempt from the sewer consumption charge on the condition that a separate water meter that measures only irrigation water must be installed and approved as per the Town’s specifications (for multi unit only).
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