Water Unit

New Castle Consolidated Water District Water Rates for 2019

The water rates are found in the organizational minutes- set every year, and on the water bills:

In-district metered billing rate:

  • $56 per thousand cubic feet (In-district) per quarterly billing period; for the first 6,000 cubic feet of water used.
  • Then a $14 per thousand cubic foot surcharge (with a unit cost of $70 per thousand cubic feet) is applied for water used between 6,001 feet to 10,000 cubic feet per quarter.
  • Finally a $19 per thousand cubic foot surcharge (with a unit cost of $75 per thousand cubic feet) is applied for all water used over 10,000 cubic feet.

Out-of-district metered billing rate (this is the calculated basic cost of water):

  • $85 per thousand cubic feet (Out-of-district) per quarterly (or monthly) billing period.

Divisions

The Water Department is divided into two main areas:

Water Quality Reports

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