Rates & Policies

VLACD purchases its water from the Valparaiso City Utilites and our sewer is collected and processed throughout the City's Waste Water Treatment Plant. Our water and sewer rates are based upon monthly consumption and meter size.  

Listed below, you will find our current rates and policies. If you do not find the information you need, please contact our office and we will provide it for you.

UTILITY RATES (effective 2014)

WATER RATES - 5/8" METER
First 0-100 cu.ft. 0-100 $23.41 -
Next 150 cu.ft. 101-250 $23.41 + $ .0447/cu.ft.
Next 250 cu.ft. 251-500 $30.12 + $ .0430/cu.ft.
Next 500 cu.ft. 501-1000 $40.87 + $ .0421/cu.ft.
Next 1000 cu.ft. 1001-2000 $61.92 + $ .0412/cu.ft.
Over 2000 cu.ft. 2000 & over $103.12 + $ .0403/cu.ft.
Tax = .07% / Fire Protection = $.97 / Sewer = $15.81 + $.0451/cubic foot

 

WATER RATES - 3/4" METER
First 0-100 cu.ft. 0-100 $25.69 -
Next 150 cu.ft. 101-250 $25.69 + $ .0447/cu.ft.
Next 250 cu.ft. 251-500 $32.40 + $ .0430/cu.ft.
Next 500 cu.ft. 501-1000 $43.15 + $ .0421/cu.ft.
Next 1000 cu.ft. 1001-2000 $64.20 + $ .0412/cu.ft.
Over 2000 cu.ft. 2000 & over $105.10 + $ .0403/cu.ft.
Tax = .07% / Fire Protection = $1.07 / Sewer = $15.81 + $.0451/cubic foot

 

WATER RATES - 1" METER
First 0-100 cu.ft. 0-100 $30.23 -
Next 150 cu.ft. 101-250 $30.23 + $ .0447/cu.ft.
Next 250 cu.ft. 251-500 $36.94 + $ .0430/cu.ft.
Next 500 cu.ft. 501-1000 $47.69 + $ .0421/cu.ft.
Next 1000 cu.ft. 1001-2000 $68.74 + $ .0412/cu.ft.
Over 2000 cu.ft. 2000 & over $109.94 + $ .0403/cu.ft.
Tax = .07% / Fire Protection = $1.36 / Sewer = $36.57 + $.0451/cubic foot

 

WATER RATES - 1-1/2" METER
First 0-100 cu.ft. 0-100 $40.86 -
Next 150 cu.ft. 101-250 $40.86 + $ .0447/cu.ft.
Next 250 cu.ft. 251-500 $47.57 + $ .0430/cu.ft.
Next 500 cu.ft. 501-1000 $58.32 + $ .0421/cu.ft.
Next 1000 cu.ft. 1001-2000 $79.37 + $ .0412/cu.ft.
Over 2000 cu.ft. 2000 & over $120.57 + $ .0403/cu.ft.
Tax = .07% / Fire Protection = $1.75 / Sewer = $81.52 + $.0451/cubic foot

 

WATER RATES - 2" METER
First 0-100 cu.ft. 0-100 $53.44 -
Next 150 cu.ft. 101-250 $53.44 + $ .0447/cu.ft.
Next 250 cu.ft. 251-500 $60.15 + $ .0430/cu.ft.
Next 500 cu.ft. 501-1000 $70.90 + $ .0421/cu.ft.
Next 1000 cu.ft. 1001-2000 $91.95 + $ .0412/cu.ft.
Over 2000 cu.ft. 2000 & over $133.15 + $ .0403/cu.ft.
Tax = .07% / Fire Protection = $2.82 / Sewer = $139.23 + $.0451/cubic foot

 

 

EXAMPLE #1: EXAMPLE #2:
Billing is 510 cu.ft. Billing is 730 cu.ft.
$40.87 + 10 cu.ft. @ $ .0421/cu.ft. $40.87 + 230 cu.ft. @ $ .0421/cu.ft.
Therefore: $40.87+ $0.42 = $41.29 Therefore: $40.87 + $9.68 = $50.55

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