Rates and fees

OUR GOAL IS TO DELIVER SERVICES IN A MANNER THAT IS SAFE, RELIABLE, PROMPT, EFFICIENT, COURTEOUS, AND SENSITIVE TO THE NEEDS OF OUR CUSTOMERS.

The Utilities Board of Rainbow City

Water, Sewer & Tapping Fees

Water Rates Gallons Price
1,000 $17.68
Next 9,000 $7.88 per 1,000
Over 10,000 $7.22 per 1,000
Minimum Bill for:
¾” meter - $17.68 4” meter - $111.56
1” meter - $44.69 6” meter - $139.40
2” meter - $55.76 8” meter - $278.82
3” meter - $97.67
Sewer Rates: Gallons Price
0 $18.56
$2.29 per 1,000

Residential 15,000 cap 15,000 = $52.91

Tapping Fees:

  • ¾” Meter – $800 + Activation Fee 
  • 1” Meter – $1,000 + Activation Fee 
  • 2” Meter & Up – Cost of meter + 20% + $100 per hour labor charges
    (minimum 4 hours) + Activation Fee 
  • Long Side Service installed by Developer – Cost of Meter + 20% + Activation Fee 

Sewer Usage Fee

$325.00 – includes inspection

Meter Deposits: Effective

Owner Renter Commercial Irrigation
¾” $100.00 $100.00 $150.00 $100.00
1” $175.00 $175.00 $250.00 $250.00

The Utilities Board of Rainbow City

Schedule of fees and charges

Fees and Charges
Fire Hydrant Meter Rental Deposit $ 500.00
Meter Test at Customers request (cost of test if meter is accurate)
Reconnection Fee $ 50.00
Reconnection Fee after Hours (Emergency or Extenuating Circumstances Only) $ 75.00
Return Check Fee $ 30.00
Return Service Call Fee $ 25.00
Sewer Usage Fee $ 325.00
Transfer of Service Fee $ 15.00
Temporary Fee (14 days) $ 25.00