The water and sewer service rates, effective November 15, 2018, are outlined below.

Qualified low-income elderly residents may apply for reduced rates.

Read the City Code regarding utility rates »

Water Monthly Charge

Customer ClassInside CityOutside City
Residential$6.50 per 1000 gallons$7.15 per 1000 gallons
Multifamily$4.74 per 1000 gallons$5.95 per 1000 gallons
Commercial$5.58 per 1000 gallons$6.14 per 1000 gallons
Industrial$4.80 per 1000 gallons$5.28 per 1000 gallons
Irrigation$6.50 per 1000 gallons$7.15 per 1000 gallons

Water/Sewer Ordinance #9521 (11/15/2018)

Water Monthly Service Charge

Meter SizeInside CityOutside City
5/8 and 3/4 Inch Meter$3.95$4.35
1 Inch Meter$4.75$5.20
1 1/2 Inch Meter$5.45$5.95
2 Inch Meter$7.55$8.30
3 Inch Meter$22.65$24.90
4 Inch Meter$28.15$31.00
6 Inch Meter$41.90$46.10
8 Inch Meter$56.25$61.90
10 Inch Meter$73.90$81.30
12 Inch Meter$86.00$94.60
15 Inch Meter$114.70$126.15
Multi-Family (Per Unit)$3.95$4.35

State Water Fees

Effective January 1, 1993, the state of Kansas has imposed a fee of $0.032 per 1,000 gallons of water used for the purpose of the State Water Protection Act.

Sewer Monthly Charge

 Inside CityOutside City
Volume Charge$7.47 per 1000 gallons$9.72 per 1000 gallons
Monthly Service Charge (All sizes of Meters)$13.40$14.75
Multi-Family (Per Unit)$13.40$14.75

Monthly Sanitation Charge

SA 35$17.30
SA 65$18.80
SA 95$20.80
Polycart 65 gal$3.75
Polycart 95 gal$4.75
Low-Income Elderly$6.58

Solid Waste Ordinance #9370 (11/15/2018)

Stormwater Rates

Fees are based on the area of impervious surface on the property. The amount charged is determined by multiplying the number of ERU’s by the current rate (listed in chart below). Please see the Stormwater Frequently Asked Questions page for more information about Stormwater.

Apartment footprint per unitERU'sMonthly Charge
up to 7500.37$1.62
Single-family footprintERU'sMonthly Charge
up to 1,0000.67$2.93
1,001 to 1,8001.00$4.37
1,801 to 3,0001.25$5.46
3,001 to 4,8001.80$7.87

Stormwater $4.37/ERU