Department of Public Works

Department of Public Works
Greg Randall, DPW Superintendent
Office: (810) 385-4489 ~ Facsimile: (810) 385-9010

WATER/SEWER RATES

Quarterly Water Charge (Metered)
0 – 1000 Cubic Ft. $ 31.60 (Effective 04-01-17 Billing)
100 Cubic Ft. (Add’l) 3.16
Maintenance Fee per residential unit 5.00 (Effective 04-01-17)
Quarterly Non-Metered Water Charge
3/4″ Service Line $119.00 (Effective 04-01-13 Billing)
1″ Service Line 192.00

Quarterly Sewer Charge (With Metered Water)
0 – 1000 Cubic Ft. $ 26.25 (Effective 04-01-17)
100 Cubic Ft. (Additional) 2.625 (Effective 04-01-17)
Maintenance Fee per residential unit 5.00 (Effective 04-01-17)
Quarterly Sewer Charge With Non-Metered Water
3/4″ Water Line $ 101.00 (Effective 04-01-14)
1″ Water Line 169.00 (Effective 04-01-14)

Quarterly Water/Sewer Ready-to-Serve/Meter Charge
Effective 04/01/17 (previously updated 01/01/2010)
5/8″x 3/4″ Meter $30.00 3″ Meter $350.00
3/4″ SL Meter 50.00 4″ Meter 600.00
1″ Meter 75.00 6″ Meter 1,500.00
1 1/2″ Meter 140.00 8″ Meter 2,000.00
2″ Meter 210.00 10″ Meter 3,500.00

Misc. Charges on Quarterly Billings
On/Off Charge $  25.00 During normal working hours (Effective 03/04/15)
Overtime Charge Actual cost of Employee – Not less than $ 25.00
NSF Check Fee $  15.00 (Effective 04/21/15)
Cross Connection $  30.00 Per Visit
Meter Body 5/8″ x 3/4″ $  61.00
Meter Body 1″ $ 166.00
Meter Head (Up to 1″) $  45.00
Box & Rod $ 50.00

Sprinkler Meters
Meter 5/8″ x 3/4″ Initial Cost
Minimum Quarterly Billing
Meter Charge 250.00 Water Consumption 31.60 (0-1000 c.f.)
Template Charge 92.00 Ready to Serve Fee 15.00 **

Total

$ 342.00

Total

$ 46.60
Meter 3/4″ SL (Initial Cost) Minimum Quarterly Billing
Meter Charge 300.00 Water Consumption 31.60  (0-1000 c.f.)
Template Charge 92.00 Ready to Serve Fee 25.00 **

Total

$ 392.00

Total

$ 56.60
Meter 1″ (Initial Cost) Minimum Quarterly Billing
Meter Charge 350.00 Water Consumption 31.60  (0-1000 c.f.)
Template Charge 147.00 Ready to Serve Fee 37.50 **

Total

$ 497.00

Total

$ 69.10
Please Note: The second meter may not be turned on or off unless the principal meter is simultaneously turned on or off. The minimum water consumption charge shall be imposed and charged for the second water meter consumption so long as the principal (domestic) meter to the premise is in use.

The Fort Gratiot Township Board approved to reduce the readiness to serve charge (CODE 20) for second meter customers by one half (1/2) effective with the 04-01-1998 billings.

Rates Updated 07/20/2016, 04/01/2017