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Rates and Billing Fiscal Year 2021-2022

New Customer Accounts

New Customer Account Deposit    ...................... $125.00
Account Activation Fee    ............................................ $45.00

Application for Water Service

The Foresthill Public Utility District sets rates and charges to recover the cost of providing service. The district is required to maintain the treatment, transmission, storage, and distribution facilities necessary to serve each property that has paid the District System Connection Charge, regardless of how much water is used. The Foresthill Public Utility District water rate structure has a monthly charge and a consumption charge based on water use. The monthly charge is billed and payable whether any water is used and is prorated based on the number of days in the billing period

Water Rates Effective August 15, 2021

Service Size  ....................... Base Rate
5/8" x 3/4"    ............................. $70.81
3/4" x 3/4"    .............................. $91.20
1"    ................................................... $131.98
1-1/2"    ......................................... $264.51
2"    ................................................... $427.63
4"    ................................................... $1,854.88
6"   .................................................... $3,587.97
8"   .................................................... $7,156.09

Water consumption is billed $1.96 per thousand gallons

Penalties

  • Payments received after the 20th of each month -10% of balance
  • 60+ days 0.5% of balance

Miscellaneous Charges

Return check fee: $30.00

48-hour property tag notification of impending water service disconnection for nonpayment: $35.00 

Meter tampering fee (Meter turn on by  other than district personnel: $100.00

District System .................................................................................... Connect Charges

System Connection Charge 3/4" x 3/4" meter ............................. $10,534.00 

System Connection Charge 1" x 1" meter ...........................................$17,593.00 

Meter Installation .................................................................................................$750.00 - or actual cost

Line Tap .......................................................................................................................$825.00 - or actual cost

Dual Meter Tap .......................................................................................................$412.50/ea or actual cost

Fire Hydrant Meter/Bulk Water Charges

Deposit $1,250.00 

Service Charge $50.00 

Rate $9.05/1,000 gallons through meter

Assessment #708 - Entire District

New Parcel Fee$625.00 

Service Call Charge

Business hours
8:00 am - 4:30 pm M-F $50.00
After business hours $125.00
Non-pay Disconnect Fee $50.00
After Business Hours $125.00