Notice of Rate Increase for 2016
This rate increase was necessitated by:
The Alcosan rate increase of 17% for 2014 and 11% for 2015, 2016, & 2017
The increasing cost of utility and chemicals
The rising cost of upgrading and maintaining an aging system

Be advised, the rate increase began with usage in January 2016 for billing in February 2016.

Current 2017 billing rates


  ......Residential  .....Commercial     
Cost of Service  $17.000 $25.000    
0-15,000 gallons per 100 gals used $0.858 $0.858    
15,000-100,000 gallons per 100 gals used $1.274 $1.274    
Over 100,000 gallons per 100 gals used $1.500 $1.500

 

Examples of changes to monthly statement

Consumption Monthly Service Charge Usage Component Avg Usage Average Billing
2015 Rates at 4,000 gals $17.00 $7.58 4,000 $47.32
Rate for 2016 at 4,000 gals $17.00 $8.08 4,000 $49.32
Rate for 2017 at 4,000 gals $17.00 $8.58 4,000 $51.32
2015 Rate at 3,000 gals $17.00 $7.58 3,000 $39.74
Rate for 2016 at 3,000 gals $17.00 $8.08 3,000 $41.24
Rate for 2017 at 3,000 gals $17.00 $8.58 3,000 $42.74
2015 Rate at 2,000 gals $17.00 $7.58 2,000 $32.16
Rate for 2016 at 2,000 gals  $17.00 $8.08 2,000 $33.16
Rate for 2017 at 2,000 gals  $17.00 $8.58 2,000 $34.16
2015 Rate at 1,000 gals $17.00 $7.58 1,000 $24.58
Rate for 2016 at 1,000 gals $17.00 $8.08 1,000 $25.08
Rate for 2017 at 1,000 gals $17.00 $8.58 1,000 $25.58
Surrounding area rate structures 
Note: Usage Assumption 4,000 gals
Community Monthly Service Charge Usage Component Avg Usage Average Billing
    per 1,000 gals gals  
         
Pleasant Hills  $13.34 $7.30 4,000 $42.54
Bethel Park  $13.00 $7.60 4,000 $43.40
Clairton  $50.00 $8.00 4,000 $82.00
Elizabeth Township $42.00 $7.85 4,000 $57.70
  this includes the first 2,000 gals      
McKeesport $30.00 $12.40 4,000 $54.80
  this includes the first 2,000 gals      
West Mifflin- 2014 $17.00 $8.08 4,000 $49.32