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Utility Rates and Billing

These rates were effective with the January 1, 2019 billing and are valid through December 31, 2019.

Water and sewer bills are combined and mailed four times a year: January 1, April 1, July 1, and October 1.  Payment within 30 days will avoid a 10% penalty.  Soon, you will be able to pay your bill online.

For questions about water billing, please contact Katie Knauff, Utilities Clerk,  at Village Hall  440-247-5050.

In the information below, “inside” refers to properties located within the Chagrin Falls village limits.   “Outside” refers to properties located in other municipalities that receive water from the Chagrin Falls Water System.

SCHEDULE IV

WATER RATES

(1)The following water rates are hereby established and shall be collected quarterly on January 1, April 1, July 1, and October 1of each year:

For the consumption of each 100 cubic feet of water or part thereof not exceeding 3,700 cubic feet, the sum of:

FOR YEAR 2018
$ 7.84 per 100 cu. ft. ( ord. 2015-48 )

FOR YEAR 2019
$ 8.23 per 100 cu. ft ( ord. 2015-48 )

Minimum water charge each quarterly billing: $47.04 for the year 2018
Minimum water charge each quarterly billing: $49.38 for the year 2019

For the consumption of each 100 cubic feet of water or part thereof exceeding 3700 cubic feet, the sum of:

FOR YEAR 2018
$9.31 per 100 cu. ft.(ord 2015-48)

FOR YEAR 2019
$9.78per 100 cu. ft ( ord 2015-48)

(2)All water users outside the corporate limits of the Municipality shall be charged an additional twenty-five percent of the rates set forth in subsection (1) hereof, as follows:

For the consumption of each 100 cubic feet of water or part thereof not exceeding 3,700 cubic feet, the sum of:

FOR YEAR 2018
$9.80 per 100 cu. ft.(ord 2015-48)

FOR YEAR 2019
$10.29 per 100 cu. ft (ord 2015-48)

Minimum water charge each quarterly billing: $58.80 for the year 2018
Minimum water charge each quarterly billing: $61.74 for the year 2019

For the consumption of each 100 cubic feet of water or part thereof exceeding 3,700 cubic feet, the sum of:

FOR YEAR 2018
$11.64per 100 cu. ft .(ord 2015-48)

FOR YEAR 2019
$12.23per 100 cu ft (ord 2015-48)

(3) There is a meter charge for both Inside and Outside Users based on the size of the meter as follows:

Meter Size Meter Charge

½” and 3/4″ $9.00
1″ $9.00
1 ½” $25.50
2″ $36.00
4″ $45.00
6″ $90.00
8″ $90.00

(4) Turn-off charge: During normal working hours $ 0.00 During other than normal
working hours$25.00
Turn-on charge: During normal working hours $ 0.00 During other than normal
working hours$25.00