New water meter installations require payment in advance for the following:
Water Permit Residential
Water Permit Commercial
Water Meter Connection Fee
3/4-inch and smaller
$1445.00 (call for fire line fee)
$1,635.00 (call for fire line fee)
Connection fee for a water meter installed by a contractor is $245.00.
Water Hydrant Meters are subject to a Water Hydrant Permit charge of $50.00, an Administration Fee charge of $25.00, and a refundable deposit of $1,000.00 (less the final billing invoice). Effective January 1, 2013, hydrant meters are billed bi-monthly at a rate of $66.75, plus $2.33 per ccf over 1,000 cf. For a Hydrant Meter Application Form, please call the Utilities Department at 253-912-5210.