• Email
  • Print

Utility Rates

Water, Sewer and Garbage Rates

Proposed changes to the utility rates, if approved, will take effect July 1, 2020.

Complete Schedule of Utility Rates

Water Rates

Residential water bills have a service fee and a consumption (use) charge.

Service Fee - Base charge for providing a meter and associated services. Cost will vary depending on the size of the water meter. To find the size of your water meter, see your bill or call 408-730-7400.

Water Consumption - Water consumption is billed per CCF of water consumed (1 CCF = 100 cubic feet = 748 gallons).

How Your Water Consumption is Calculated
This-Bill’s-Reading minus Last-Bill’s-Reading

Type of Residence Water Consumption Charge
Single Family $4.39 per CCF for the first 10 CCF, $5.36 per unit thereafter
All other residential $4.85 per CCF

Wastewater / Sewer Rates

This is only a partial list of the most common wastewater (also known as sewer) fees.

Type of Residence Sewer rate for two-month billing cycle
Single Family $102.66
All other residential $71.08

Garbage and Recycling Rates

Residential customers are charged for garbage service based on their type of residence and the size of their cart. There is a minimum charge per unit.

This is only a partial list of the most common garbage service fees.

Rates are for two-month billing cycle.

Cart Size Single Family Mobile Home Multi Family Curbside Multi Family Rear Yard
Minimum Charge per Unit $74.72 $60.24 $99.68 $128.70
Small $74.72 $60.24 Not Available Not Available
Medium $82.94 $68.46 $99.68 $128.70
Large $93.34 $78.88 $115.60 $144.62
Last Updated: May 15, 2020