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PUBLIC WORKS FEES (FEES SUBJECT TO CHANGE)

TAP & DEPOSIT INFORMATION

IN-TOWN SEWER TAP FEE:  $ 150.00

(OUTSIDE TOWN/WHERE AVAILABLE)   RESIDENTIAL TAPS:       $ 450.00
BUSINESS TAPS:              $ 450.00

DEVELOPERS SEWER TAP: $5,000.00 (If extension is required)
SEE RESOLUTION AND MINUTES DATED SEPTEMBER 3, 1992.

THE FOLLOWING IS REQUIRED FOR ALL WATER SERVICE:

$15.00 SERVICE CHARGE TO READ THE METER IN/OUT.
$75.00 DEPOSIT (DEPOSIT IS WAIVED FOR HOMEOWNER WITH A FILED COPY OF DEED.)

IF SEWER SERVICE IS NOT AVAILABLE, A COPY OF “PERK” TEST (Available through the
health department at no charge) MUST BE PROVIDED TO ENSURE A PROPER SEPTIC SYSTEM.

IN-TOWN WATER TAP FEE:          $  175.00
RURAL TAP FEE: $  500.00 (5/8” METER)  Guidelines for laying larger lines are available.

Billing Information

Bills are mailed around the first of each month, and a 10% penalty is charged if the total bill is not paid by the 10th of the month. If the total bill is not paid by the 25th, service is subject to disconnect and a $50 reconnect fee plus a $15 service charge will be charged per meter.

Rate Information (Subject to Change)

TRASH RATES

Residential Trash Rates

Single Family -96 Gallon Rollout Cart – $13.00   Weekly Pick-up
Additional Carts -96 Gallon Rollout Cart – $9.00
96 Gallon cart, GPWA water customer, outside city limits -$20.00  Weekly Pick-up

Monthly Commercial Trash Rates

96 Gallon Rollout Carts – $16.00   Weekly Pick-up
2  Cubic Yard – $37.00   Weekly Pick-up
2  Cubic Yard – $76.75   Bi-Weekly Pick-up
3  Cubic Yard – $52.50   Weekly Pick-up
3  Cubic Yard – $84.50   Bi-Weekly Pick-up
4  Cubic Yard – $66.00   Weekly Pick-up
4  Cubic Yard – $130.00   Bi-Weekly Pick-up

 

 

WATER & SEWER RATES (Effective April 22, 2014)

 

Gore city residences & businesses are charged the following monthly rates for water.

First 2,000 gallons          $23.25 (minimum)

2,001 – 10,000 gallons          $2.65 per thousand gallons

Remainder (all gallons over 10,000)          $2.90 per thousand gallons

 

Rural customers are charged the following monthly rates for water.

First 2,000 gallons          $28.05(minimum)

2,001 – 10,000 gallons          $3.65 per thousand gallons

Remainder (all gallons over 10,000)          $3.95 per thousand gallons

 

All residential and commercial users of sewage/disposal services of wastewater, both inside and outside the corporate city limits are charged the following monthly rate:

First 2,000 gallons          $7.20 (minimum)

Remainder  (all gallons over 2,000)          $1.57 per thousand gallons

 

 

Gore Public Works:

  • Has 680 active meters–80 of which are commercial accounts
  • Processes 4.8 million gallons of water each month
  • Adds 10 new meters per year
  • Provides an average of 3,920 gallons to each customer
  • Maintains approximately 45 miles of water lines and a similar amount of sewer lines