Rates & Tap Fees

Rates

For a 5/8” X 3/4" meter, the minimum water bill is $17.20 + a 3% utility tax, for a total of $17.72 for 0-2000 gallons of usage. A minimum charge is billed to the customer each month as long as the water meter is installed, whether or not any water has been used. A complete rate schedule is included.

5/8” x 3/4” meter
First 2,000 gallons - $17.20 minimum bill
Next 3,000 gallons - $8.37 per 1,000 gallons
Next 5,000 gallons - $8.17 per 1,000 gallons
All over 10,000 gallons - $6.28 per 1,000 gallons

1” meter
First 5,000 gallons - $42.31 minimum bill
Next 5,000 gallons - $8.17 per 1,000 gallons
All over 10,000 gallons - $6.28 per 1,000 gallons

2” meter
First 16,000 gallons - $120.84 minimum bill
All over 16,000 gallons - $6.28 per 1,000 gallons

A $4.81 per month surcharge is added to the minimum bill for all Cobhill customers.

OTHER CHARGES:
Late Payment penalty - 10%
Delinquent account disconnect - $25.00
Connection charge 5/8”x3/4” - $660.00
All other meters - actual cost of installation
Reconnection fee - $25.00
Return check charge - $25.00
Field collection charge - $15.00
Meter reread Charge - $15.00
Service call/Investigation - $15.00
Meter test request - $15.00
Damage to meter setting or lid - actual cost

Tap Fees

For NEW SERVICES, a tap on fee of $660.00 for a meter set. Each residence must be metered separately. A plumbing permit number must be on file in our office before a meter can be installed in the meter box. Plumbing permits and water line inspections are required by the State Health Department.

Doug Havrilesko at the Estill County Health Department will be available on Friday mornings from 8:00 a.m. until 9:00 a.m. to obtain a plumbing permit. MONTHLY BILLING STARTS WHEN METER IS SET IN THE METER BOX ON PREMISES You will receive first bill after one (1) month of the meter set.

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Monday - Friday
8:00 a.m - 4:00 p.m
Office: 606-723-3795
Fax: 606-726-9083
Emergency: 606-643-5627

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