These fees were adopted by ordinances at an open regular scheduled Council meeting on September 3, 2019 and Notice was published in the Port Arthur News on September 6, 2019.
The minimum (0 - 2,000 gallons) water rate will increase by .75 cents to $13.00.
The rate per 1,000 gallons over the minimum will increase by .25 cents to $3.50 per 1,000 gallons.
There is a new Water/Sewer Maintenance Fee of $4.
The Meter Deposit increased from $100 to $125 beginning 10/01/19.
The Re-read meter fee increased from $10 to $15.
There is a new After Hours Fee - Non-Emergency of $50.
The Master Lock Fee increased from $15 to $35. Fee charged if meter has to be locked and the lock is cut. (Tampered with)
The rates above for Outside City Limits customers are double the rates.