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Contact

Telephone:  (509) 924-0960

Fax: (509) 927-2867

Email:  Use "Contact Us" button at top.

Mailing Address:  9103 E. Frederick Ave, Spokane WA 99206

 

Utility Service and Accounting:

Billing period

Water meters are read on the last working day of the month.  Bills are sent out monthly on the 11th of each month for the previous calendar month.

Online Bill Pay

Online payment of utility bills is now available through our agreement with Xpress Bill Pay. Click here for more information.

Rates

Water Service  (Resolution #2012-16, December 18, 2012) (Resolution #2012-16):):

 

   Residential and Commercial Service

   Base water rate                                $20.00 (includes 1000 cu ft per mo.)

   Excess usage up to 2000 cu ft             20¢ per 100 cu ft

   Excess usage greater than 2000 cu ft   30¢ per 100 cu ft

 

   Public Irrigation Service

   Usage up to 88,000 cu ft                        20¢ per 100 cu ft

   Excess usage greater than 88,000 cu ft   30¢ per 100 cu ft

 

   Private Irrigation Service

   Usage up to 22,000 cu ft                        20¢ per 100 cu ft

   Excess usage greater than 88,000 cu ft   30¢ per 100 cu ft

 

Sewer Service (Resolution #2014-13,  Dec 9, 2014)                                

    Monthly Service

 

         Residential Service              $17.15 per month

 

         Nonresidential Service         

           Basic Monthly Service               $17.15 per month

           Excess Volume                        $1.80 per 100 cu. ft. per month in excess of 800 cu. ft. per month based on nonirrigating season water usage

 

    Wastewater Treatment Charge

            Residential and Nonresidential  $14.43 per month

Delinquencies

Utility bills are due and payable upon receipt and become delinquent the 11th day of the month followng the monthly billing.

 

Service Fees

Account Servicing Fee $25.00
Delinquency Notice Fee $10.00
Disconnect Fee $25.00
Reconnect Fee $25.00
Reconnect Fee (After Hours) $125.00
Service Call $85.00 per hr + parts
Service Call (After Hours) $135.00 per hr + parts
Service Call (Team) $185.00 per hr + parts
Service Call (Team After Hours) $235.00 per hr + parts
Meter Tampering Fee $150.00 per occurrence
NSF Check Fee $35.00

 

Connection Fees

 

Plan Review Fee $50.00
Permit Fee (includes inspection) $100.00
Documentation Fee $50.00
System Connection Fee $1,000.00 + cost for meters, materials and labor
General Facilities Charge (*)

Effective Jan. 1, 2011  $4,220

Effective Jan 1, 2012   $4,510

(*) GFC set by Spokane County Resolution No. 09-0673)

 

 

Deposit

A security deposit may be required from new or existing utility customers to insure payment.

 

Policies revised July 5, 2010, Council Resolution #10-10 and #11-09

 

Taxes

 

Sales Tax                   8.7%

Utility Taxes (Chapter 3.16  and 3.18 MMC)

      Electricity             6%; 0.5% for electricity sales in excess of $4,166/mo.

      Natural Gas          2%

      Telephone             -

      Sanitary Sewer      -

      Solid Waste           -

      Water                   -

 

Gambling Tax  (Chapter 3.12 MMC)

      Bingo and Raffles         5% of gross revenue less amount paid for prizes (certain charity and non-profit organizations are exempt)

      Amusement Games      2% of gross revenue less amount paid for prizes (certain charity and non-profit organizations are exempt)

      Punchboards/Pull Tabs  10% of gross receipts less amount awarded for prizes

      Card Playing                20% of gross receipts of fees charged fpr playing

 

Real Estate Excise Tax (Chapters 3.04 and 3.08 MMC)   0.5%

 

Property Tax Levy - 2014    $1.6003/$1000 property value

 

Budget

2014 Budget

 

Annual Reports

2014 Annual Report

2013 Annual Report