To apply for new water service, please visit City Hall.  Forms:
 

New Service Application

 

Bank Draft Application

City Water Department  (903) 342-3654          

Temporary Service Application

501 S. Main St.

Transfer Service Application

Hours: M-F—8 am to 4:30 pm 

Change of Address

DEPOSITS: 

Disconnect Service

Tenants: $200.00

Application for Adjustment

Homeowners: $150.00

Unclaimed Property

                                        

Must provide valid driver’s license and proof of ownership/rental agreement

Landlords: Options are available at City Hall.

Administrative Fee = $10.00

Utility Bills are due on or before the 10th of the month by 4:30pm. Late payment fee of 10% charged on remaining unpaid balance.

Monthly charges which remain unpaid after 4:30 pm on the 20th will result in disconnection of services and fees assessed.

 

Sec. 13.04.034 Water rates

(1)     Minimum rates for inside-city-limit users.

Meter Size

Monthly Rate (including first 1,000 gallons’ metered water)

3/4"

$24.00

5/8"

$24.00

1"

$42.00

1-1/2"

$66.00

2"

$110.40

3"

$216.00

4"

$420.00

6"

$696.00

(2)     Usage fee over minimum (per 1,000 gallons’ water).

1,001–12,000

$5.10

12,001–50,000

$5.22

50,000 +

$5.34

(Ordinance 898-2013 adopted 9/10/13)

(b)     Residential yard meters. Residential yard meters shall be charged $13.50 per month, which includes the first 1,000 gallons of metered water, plus the per-gallon usage fee set forth in subsection (a) above. The user shall have the option to temporarily disconnect service to a yard meter during months not used by requesting the water department to temporarily disconnect. A reconnect fee of twenty dollars ($20.00) shall be assessed when the user requests the residential yard meter be returned to active service. (Ordinance 887-2012 adopted 9/11/12)

 

Sec. 13.04.035     Sewer rates for city water customers

(1)     Minimum sewer rates for inside-city-limit users. Minimum charges for sewage services furnished by the city to customers who are also users of city water are hereby fixed at the following rates, based on meter size:

Meter Size

Monthly Rate (including first 1,000 gallons’ metered water)

3/4"

$18.00

5/8"

$18.00

1"

$38.40

1-1/2"

$63.60

2"

$110.40

3"

$216.00

4"

$420.00

6"

$696.00

(2)     Usage fee over minimum.

In excess of first 1,000 gallons

$3.00 per 1,000 gals. water

Commercial, industrial, institutional

No maximum

(Ordinance 898-2013 adopted 9/10/13)

(b)     Outside-city-limit water fees. The minimum fee for users outside the city limits shall be two times the minimum rate for inside-city-limit users, and the rate for each additional 1,000 gallons thereafter shall be the same as the inside-city rate, as registered by the customer’s water meter.