Effective January 2, 2021 (Supersedes Schedule W-1 effective January 2, 2020)
This rate schedule is available to and applies to customers purchasing water for residential purposes, including lawn irrigation, provided that:
- Customer resides within District boundaries or customer resides outside of District boundaries but also outside of cities and villages served under franchise.
- Not more than three apartment units or not more than eight sleeping rooms are connected to one meter, unless all units are occupied by one family.
- This Rate Schedule is not available for water used in connection with common areas associated with homeowner associations or sanitary improvement districts.
The unit of measure for water billing is CCF. 1 CCF = 100 cubic feet = 748 gallons.
Rate - Monthly Billing
* For billing purposes, summer rates will apply to accounts with a charge date of June through October.
Minimum Monthly Bill
The minimum monthly charge shall be the monthly service charge as indicated above.
Statutory Payment to Cities and Villages
Neb. Rev. Stat. § 14-2138 (2019) requires Metropolitan Utilities District to pay the city of a metropolitan class two (2) percent of the retail sales of water sold by the District within such city. Neb. Rev. Stat. § 14-2139 (2019) requires Metropolitan Utilities District to pay every city or village of any class, other than metropolitan, in which the district sells water, two (2) percent of retail sales of water within such city or village. Two (2) percent has not been included in the above rate. Therefore, the rate for all customers residing inside the corporate limits of a city of a metropolitan class or other city or village in which the district sells water is two (2) percent greater than the rate indicated above.
The monthly bill will be rendered at the above net rate. If not paid within 15 days of date of bill, unpaid water charges are subject to a late payment charge of four (4) percent.
A turn-on charge will be required upon application for water service.
New rates effective May 2, 2021
Open this file to see water rates effective May 2, 2021.