Water, Sewer, and Garbage
A water deposit of $100.00 is required when you apply for
service. Utility bills are due the 10th of each month and can be
paid at City Hall or in the drop box of the front door. Rates for
water are $25.56 first 1,000 gallons and $6.36 every 1,000 gallons after.
Sewer rate is $26.01 for the first 1,000 gallons and $4.77 every 1,000
gallons after. Garbage is $11.95 per month. Storm sewer
is $1 per month.
Utility bills are due the 10th of the month. Second
notices are sent the 15th with penalty included. Shut off notices
are posted on doors the 25th and water is shut off the 26th by 1:30 p.m.
Customer's shall notify the City Clerk's office for a hearing or to make
arrangements for payment.
If you feel you have a leak, be a
leak detective and find the problem.
Please be reminded that toilet paper is the only paper
product that should be flushed in the sewer system! Don't use the
toilet as a wastebasket. Products such as paper towels and shop
towels, which are not biodegradable, do cause problems. Also be
reminded that it is prohibited to connect a roof downspout or any other
source of groundwater or surface run off it the sanitary sewer system.
Garbage Pickup is Wednesday mornings.
Garbage should be out by 6 a.m. Do not put yard waste (grass clippings, branches, etc.) in your garbage.
February recycling days are the 12th and 26th. March 12th & 26th.
April 9th & 23rd. May 7 & 21. May 29th for regular
garbage due to Memorial day holiday. June 4 & 18. July 2, 16 &
30. August 13 & 27. September 10 & 24. October 8 & 22.
November 5 & 19. December 2, 17 & 31. When a holiday
falls on or before a Wednesday garbage pick up will be on Thursday.
Holidays are New Year's Day, Memorial Day, Independence Day, Labor Day,
Thanksgiving and Christmas.