CITY OF VINELAND WATER UTILITY

WATER SERVICE RATE SCHEDULE

JULY 1, 2014 ORDINANCE NO. 278 AS WRITTEN

 

METERED SERVICE RATES

                                                                                                                       Rate Per Thousand Gallons

                     First          25,000 gallons…………………………………        $2.27*

                     Next        225,000 gallons……………………………….…         1.67*

                     Next     2,250,000 gallons……………………………….…         1.29*

                     Over    2,500,000 gallons……………………………..……        1.14*

*Bills will include an additional energy and treatment recovery clause of $.1498 per 1,000 gal.

MINIMUM CHARGES

After meters are attached, no bill will be rendered or payment accepted for less than the following minimum rates for each meter monthly:

 

            Through  5/8” Meter…………….     3,000 gallons included…..…………….$   9.96*

            Through    1”  Meter…………….   10,000 gallons included……..………….   26.62*

            Through  1½” Meter…………….   16,000 gallons included…..…………….   45.27*

            Through    2”  Meter…………….   21,000 gallons included…..…………….   55.94*

            Through    3”  Meter…………….   25,000 gallons included…..…………….   63.91*

            Through    4”  Meter…………….   30,000 gallons included……..………….   86.52*

            Through    6”  Meter…………….   80,000 gallons included………………... 199.65*

            Through    8”  Meter……………. 107,000 gallons included………………... 266.20*

            Through  10”  Meter……………. 133,000 gallons included…………………332.75*

*Bills will include an additional energy and treatment recovery clause of $.1498 per 1,000 gal.

ADDITIONAL CONSUMER UNITS

                                                                                                    Equivalent Units     Monthly Charge

                           3 or more bedrooms ……..…………...….1 unit                     $4.02

                           2-Bedroom ……….………..…..…………¾ unit                       3.03

                           1-Bedroom ……………………....….……½ unit                       2.04

                           Hotel/Motel (per room) ….……..….……¼ unit                         .99

TAPPING FEES

                 1 Inch Tap…….…..….     $841.50………..……  Piping to curb line complete

                 1 ½ Inch Tap…..……..  $1,067.00……………..  Piping to curb line complete

                 2 Inch Tap……..……..  $1,232.00……………..  Piping to curb line complete

METERBOX OR VAULT FEES

             5/8 Inch Meter…………...  $841.50          1 ½ Inch Meter……………   $1,683.00

                1 Inch Meter…………. $1,067.00          2 Inch Meter………………   $1,795.20

COMBINATION TAP AND METER BOX FEES

             5/8 Inch Meter…………..   $1,012.00          1 ½ Inch Meter……………   $1,908.50

                1 Inch Meter…………..   $1,012.00          2 Inch Meter………………   $2,269.50

 

All charges incident to the installation of meter boxes and vaults shall be due and payable in advance.

STREET OPENING FEES

A street opening fee in such amount as may be determined by Ordinance or Resolution of City Council shall be charged in addition to the above tap charges.

CONNECTION FEE

A connection fee in such amount as determined by Ordinance or Resolution of City Council shall be charged and payable in advance.

OTHER FLAT RATE FEES

Building and Construction Purposes – Residential Building:  $27.50 per month

                                                                  Non-residential Building:  $55.00 per month

     Fire Flow Test - $55.00 per test, each hydrant.  (Appointment Required)

     Hydrants – For fire protection purposes only on private property – $154.00 each per annum.

     For service connection to an automatic fire sprinkler system, for fire protection only:

     2”& 3”- $302.00 per annum             4”- $357.00 per annum            6”or larger - $412.00 per annum

Use of hydrant for irrigation is prohibited.