Rates & Fees

RESIDENTIAL RATE
FIRST 1,000 GALLONS    $19.00 MINIMUM PER MONTH
ALL OVER 1,000 GALLONS     $4.50 PER THOUSAND
COMMERCIAL RATE
FIRST 12,000 GALLONS    $65.00 MINIMUM PER MONTH
ALL OVER 12,000 GALLONS    $4.50 PER THOUSAND
MOBILE HOME PARK
FIRST 500 GALLONS    $8.50 MINIMUM PER TRAILER ALL
ALL OVER 500 GALLONS    $4.50 PER 1,000 GALLONS
*Minimum bill based on number of trailers in the park

A CASH SECURITY DEPOSIT OF $5.00 PLUS A $70.00 SET UP FEE WILL BE REQUIRED OF ALL CUSTOMERS PROVIDING THE SYSTEM WITH NEW SERVICE DOCUMENTATION. THIS APPLIES TO 3/4″ AND 1″ METERS. METERS LARGER THAN 1″ NEED TO BE CALLED IN FOR PRICING.
(AT THIS TIME WE ARE ONLY INSTALLING UP TO A 1″ METER)

TAP FEES
3/4″ METER    $1,375.00 TOTAL
$650.00 TAP FEE $650.00 IMPACT FEE $5.00 DEPOSIT $70.00 SET UP FEE
BORE FEE FOR STATE HIGHWAY $900.00
1″ METER       $1,825.00 TOTAL
$850.00 TAP FEE $900.00 IMPACT FEE $5.00 DEPOSIT $70.00 SET UP FEE
BORE FEE FOR STATE HIGHWAY $1,000.00
IMPACT
1 1/2″ TAP COST + 20% $1,500.00
2″ TAP COST + 20% $2,000.00
3″ TAP COST + 20% $3,500.00
If applying for a residential 3/4″ water tap, please add $1,375.00 plus the cost of any additional material and labor. Please allow 14 working days for installation.

If property is located along a state highway, please allow 8 to 10 weeks for installation due to application turn around time from the Alabama State Highway Department.

 

OTHER FEES
APPLICATION FOR SERVICE $70.00 NON REFUNDABLE SETUP FEE $5.00 DEPOSIT
PROCESSING FEE $25.00
TRANSFER FEE $25.00
RETURNED CHECK FEE $30.00
REREAD METER FEE $30.00
SERVICE CALL $50.00
METER SET FEE $100.00
WATER RESTRICTION VIOLATIONS $100.00 IF CAUGHT IN VIOLATION DURING WATER RESTRICTIONS
TAMPERING WITH METER/CUTTING LOCK $250.00
2ND OFFENSE $500.00
IF MORE THAN ONE OFFENSE THE CORPORATION RESERVES THE RIGHT TO DISCONTINUE WATER SERVICE TO THAT METER
OWNER CLEAN UP FEE
(7 Working days on)
$30.00 1st 1,000 GALLONS
$4.35 PER GALLON
FIRE HYDRANT USE METER SET $100.00 NON REFUNDABLE
$7.00 PER 1,000 GALLONS
FOR PROBLEM AREAS $150.00 SETUP $5.00 DEPOSIT
BAD DEBT CUSTOMERS $150.00 SETUP $5.00 DEPOSIT

ALL SET UP FEES ARE NON REFUNDABLE
IF PAYMENT IS NOT RECEIVED BEFORE 8:00 A.M. ON THE 26TH A PROCESSING FEE OF
$25.00 WILL BE AUTOMATICALLY ADDED TO YOUR ACCOUNT IN ADDITION TO ANY OTHER SERVICE CHARGES, AND SERVICE MAY BE DISCONTINUED. PAYMENTS MADE ONLINE AT THE FORT MITCHELL WATER SYSTEM WEBSITE WILL BE POSTED THE FOLLOWING BUSINESS DAY.

SHOULD DISCONNECTION BE REQUIRED MORE THAN THREE TIMES WITHIN A CALENDAR YEAR, THE CORPORATION RESERVES THE RIGHT TO REFUSE SERVICE OR ASSESS ADDITIONAL CHARGES IN THE AMOUNT OF $100.00 FOR EACH METER RECONNECTION. RECONNECTIONS WILL BE MADE ONLY DURING REGULAR WORKING DAYS BETWEEN 8:00 A.M. AND 4:00 P.M. EST AT THE ABOVE RATES. RECONNECTIONS AFTER THESE HOURS ON REGULAR WORKING DAYS WILL REQUIRE AN ADDITIONAL SERVICE CHARGE OF $50.00. NO SERVICE CALL AFTER 7:00 P.M.