Water Use Restriction
Water Rate Increase
RESIDENTS OF THE ADAMS FIRE DISTRICT
Residents of the Adams Fire District will notice an increase in their water rates beginning with bills mailed out in July, 2016. To maintain the level of quality of service the District has been providing with the loss of industry, rising energy costs, maintaining the water distribution system and the general cost of doing business, the Prudential Committee of the Adams Fire District deems it necessary to raise the water rates as follows:
Residential: $4.85 per thousand gallons
Commercial: $4.85 per thousand gallons
Industrial: $4.60 per thousand gallons
Customer Charge: $20.00 per quarter or $80.00 Annually
Fire Protection: $20.00 per quarter or $80.00 Annually (per unit)
Street Lighting: $7.95 per quarter or $31.80 Annually (per unit)
Sprinkler: $25.00 per quarter or $100.00 Annually
There will be no increase in Customer Charge, Street Lighting or Sprinkler Rates.
The Water Rate will increase from $4.40 per thousand gallons to $4.85 per thousand gallons for Residential and Commercial accounts. The Water Rate will increase from $4.15 per thousand gallons to $4.60 per thousand gallons for Industrial accounts. Fire Protection will increase from $60.00 annually to $80.00 annually.