Muhlenberg Township Authority Water Rates
Effective January 1, 2003
 
STANDARD SERVICE RATE
 
APPLICABLE TO ALL CUSTOMERS SERVED THOUGH 5/8" METER
     
SIZE OF METER MINIMUM QUARTERLY CHARGE WATER ALLOWED
5/8" Meter

$ 9.42

100 cubic feet

All over 100 cu ft used per quarter  

$ 0.83 per 100 cu ft

     
APPLICABLE TO ALL CUSTOMERS SERVED THOUGH 3/4" & 1" METERS
     

SIZE OF METER

MINIMUM QUARTERLY CHARGE

WATER ALLOWED

3/4" Meter

$ 17.73

100 cubic feet

1" Meter

$ 28.26

100 cubic feet

All over 100 cu ft used per quarter  

$ 0.83 per 100 cu ft

     

Effective January 1, 2004

     
APPLICABLE TO ALL CUSTOMERS SERVED THOUGH 1-1/2", 2", 3", 4", 6" & 8" METERS
     

SIZE OF METER

MINIMUM MONTHLY CHARGE

WATER ALLOWED

1-1/2" Meter $ 14.13

100 cubic feet

2" Meter $ 23.55

200 cubic feet

3" Meter $ 47.09

300 cubic feet

4" Meter $ 70.64

400 cubic feet

6" Meter $ 141.28

500 cubic feet

8" Meter $ 282.56

1,000 cubic feet

Next 10,000 cu ft or less per month  

$ 0.83 per 100 cu ft

All over 10,000 cu ft plus allowance used per month

$ 0.68 per 100 cu ft

     

APPLICABLE TO ALL CUSTOMERS SERVED BY SPRING VALLEY
ROAD BOOSTER PUMPING STATION THROUGH 8" METER

     

SIZE OF METER

MINIMUM MONTHLY CHARGE

WATER ALLOWED

8" Meter

$ 5,433.00

1,406,200 cubic feet

All over 1,406,200  

$ 0.68 per 100 cu ft

     
PENALTY
     All bills are due and payable upon presentation, and if not paid within 15 days from date of bill a
penalty of 5% will be applied on all bills.  After 30 days 1-1/2% per month.
     
PRIVATE FIRE PROTECTION
     
     When Private Protection is supplied, the annual charge for such service will be based upon the size
of the service line required.
     
4" connection or smaller   $ 210.00 per annum
6" connection   $ 630.00 per annum
8" connection   $ 1,260.00 per annum
10" connection   $ 1,995.00 per annum
12" connection   $ 3,150.00 per annum
     
     A meter will be installed on all services.  The cost of the entire installation, including the meter shall
be at the expense of the applicant.  The meter will remain the property of the Authority.

     The entire installation shall be made in accordance with specifications and regulations of the Authority.
     

Effective January 1, 2000

     

RATE STRUCTURE APPLICABLE TO ALL CUSTOMERS SERVED DIRECTLY BY
CONNECTIONS WITH THE CITY OF READING (READING AREA WATER AUTHORITY)

     

SIZE OF METER

MINIMUM MONTHLY CHARGE

WATER ALLOWED

5/8" Meter   $ 6.43
5/8" Meter   $ 13.43
5/8" Meter   $ 22.29
5/8" Meter   $ 40.71
5/8" Meter   $ 67.08
5/8" Meter   $ 130.75
5/8" Meter   $ 162.23
5/8" Meter   $ 320.34
5/8" Meter   $ 797.47
5/8" Meter   $ 1,242.41
     
CONSUMPTION CHARGES ($ / 100 CUBIC FEET)
     
0 - 100,000 cubic feet   $ 2.23
100,001 - 500,000 cubic feet   $ 1.83
500,001 and above   $ 1.50