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Hours of Operation

Hours of Operation
Main Lobby: Monday - Friday:
8 a.m. thru 5 p.m.
Telephone: 956 - 388 -1896

Drive Thru: Monday - Friday:
8 a.m. thru 5 p.m.
After 5 p.m. Contact Water Dept.
956 - 383 5660

Finance Department - Utilities Billing

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The following monthly water rates(inside City Limits) shall be charged for water sold by the city:

Individually metered single-family residential properties

$10.78

For the first 3,000 gallons

$2.49

For each additional 1,000 gallons

Multi-family residential, not individually metered, and commercial

 

For the first 3,000 gallons

$13.41

5/8" x 3/4" Meter

$13.41

1" Meter

$17.87

1½" Meter

$26.74

2" Meter

$35.79

3" Meter

$53.49

4" Meter

$89.40

6" Meter

$2.49

For each additional 1,000 gallons



The following monthly water rates(outside City Limits) shall be charged for water sold by the city:

Individually metered single-family residential properties

$13.48

For the first 3,000 gallons

$3.11

For each additional 1,000 gallons

Multi-family residential, not individually metered, and commercial

 

For the first 3,000 gallons

$16.76

5/8" x 3/4" Meter

$16.76

1" Meter

$22.34

1½" Meter

$33.43

2" Meter

$44.74

3" Meter

$66.86

4" Meter

$111.75

6" Meter

$3.11

For each additional 1,000 gallons



For accounts that purchase water from the city, the following rates shall be charged for sanitary sewer by the city (Inside City Limits):

Individually metered single-family residential properties

$8.05

For the first 3,000 gallons

$1.53

For each additional 1,000 gallons

$30.88

Maximum residential bill

Multi-family residential, not individually metered, and commercial

$8.05

For the first 3,000 gallons

$1.53

For each additional 1,000 gallons of water consumption

For accounts that do not purchase water from the city, the same rates will apply; however, these accounts will be billed by their water service provider on the City's behalf.



For accounts that purchase water from the city, the following rates shall be charged for sanitary sewer by the city (Outside City Limits):

Individually metered single-family residential properties

$10.07

For the first 3,000 gallons

$1.92

For each additional 1,000 gallons

$38.60

Maximum residential bill

Multi-family residential, not individually metered, and commercial

$10.07

For the first 3,000 gallons

$1.92

For each additional 1,000 gallons of water consumption

For accounts that do not purchase water from the city, a fixed rate of $19.35 will be billed monthly. These accounts will be billed by their water service provider on the City's behalf.



Average Utility Bill Comparison

Residential - 85 Units 8,500 Gallons 5/8 "

$24.48

Water

$16.47

Sewer

$40.95

Total

Commercial - 95 Units 9,500 Gallons 5/8"

$30.59

Water

$20.59

Sewer

$51.18

Total



Water Tap Fees

A schedule for water meter tap fees and associated costs and service deposits shall be reviewed and

Inside City Limits

Meter Size Tap Fee(1) Actual Service Deposit Total Amount Paid
5/8" x 3/4" $325 $100 $425
1" $485 $110 $595
1½" $950 $150 $1,100
2" Turbo $1,235 $200 $1,435
2" Compound $2,110 $225 $2,335
3" Turbo $2,815 (2) $225 $3,040
3" Compound $3,550 (2) $350 $3,850
4" Turbo $3,865 (2) $350 $4,215
4" Compound $5,255 (2) $415 $5,670
6" Turbo $5,000 (2) $550 $5,550
6" Compound $7,470 (2) $775 $8,24

(1) Cost of street crossing shall be charged in addition to the tap fee.

(2) Estimated fee; final cost shall be based on actual cost of the materials and labor.



Outside City Limits (X 1.25)

Meter Size (inches) Tap Fee(1) Actual Service Deposit Total Amount Paid
5/8" x 3/4" $406.25 $125.00 $531.25
1" $606.25 $137.50 $743.75
1½" $1,187.50 $187.50 $1,375.00
2" Turbo $1,543.75 $250.00 $1,793.75
2" Compound $2,637.50 $281.25 $2,918.75
3" Turbo $3,518.75 (2) $281.25 $3,800.00
3" Compound $4,437.50 (2) $312.50 $4,750.00
4" Turbo $4,831.25 (2) $437.50 $5,268.75
4" Compound $6,568.75 (2) $518.75 $7,087.50
6" Turbo $6,250.00 (2) $687.50 $6,937350
6" Compound $9,337.50 (2) $968.75 $10,306.25

(1) Cost of street crossing shall be charged in addition to the tap fee. (2) Estimated fee; final cost shall be based on actual cost of the materials and labor.



Fire Hydrant Meter

The tap fee for the fire hydrant meter is $30 with a $20 deposit, for a total of $50.

Sewer Tap Fees

The City of Edinburg does not perform sewer tap fees; however, a sewer tap permit must be obtained by a licensed plumber at the Code Enforcement Division. The permit and inspection fee is $20 inside city limits and $40 outside city limits.



Payment Information

The City of Edinburg charges a 5% penalty on all accounts that are not paid by the due date. After two months of non-payment, the accounts are disconnected and there is a late fee of $25.00. Accounts that are connected after hours have a fee of $35.00. Unauthorized connections are charged with a $100.00 fee.

The City of Edinburg Water Plant is open 24 Hours/day and 365 days of the year. On Weekends, holidays, and or "after hours" the Water Plant can be contacted at 956-388-8220 for any utility emergency.

For more information please contact
Rebecca Trevino, Utility Billing Supervisor