Reading Area Water Authority Rates

Water Rates Effective as of January 1, 2017 [printfriendly]

  • No water or sewer rate increases for 2018 

2017 Rates

Service Charges

Meter Size Water Customer Charge
Sewer Customer Charge  
0.62″ $18.60 $31.29  
0.75″ $33.97 $42.73  
1″ $78.05 $63.09  
1.25″ $122.22 $80.00  
1.5″ $139.77 $113.99  
2″ $230.97 $175.06  
3″ $448.80 $317.60  
4″ $556.88 $521.19  
6″ $1,099.55 $990.57  
8″ $2,737.23 $1,641.00  
10″ $4,264.41 $2,353.59  

Service Charges for Fire Connections

Meter Size Water Customer Charge Sewer Customer Charge  
2″ $74.47 $0.00  
3″ $110.54 $0.00  
4″ $184.92 $0.00  
6″ $338.64 $0.00  
8″ $499.47 $0.00  
10″ $657.97 $0.00  

 

Consumption Charges

0.62″ Meters

  Water
Per 100 Cu Ft $4.9800
Per 1000 Gallons $6.6800

0.75 to 10″ Meters

  Water
Per 100 Cu Ft
First 100,000 cu ft $6.1477
Next 400,000 cu ft $5.3793
Over 500,000 cu ft $4.5312
Per 1000 Gallons
First 750,000 Gallons $8.2146
Next 3,000,000 Gallons $7.1812
Over 3,750,000 Gallons $6.0682

Connection Fees

Updated March 14, 2006

Connection Size Installation Charge
0.75 $3,170.80
1 $3,202.80
1.5 $3,610.04
2 $3,780.04
Size of Main 4″ 6″ 8″ 10″ 12″
4″ $3,492.00        
6″ $3,553.00 $4,222.00      
8″ $3,641.00 $4,394.00 $4,823.00    
10″ $3,775.00 $4,623.00 $5,125.00 $5,407.00  
12″ $4,077.00 $4,770.00 $5,405.00 $5,645.00 $5,888.00
16″ $3,953.00 $5,070.00 $5,644.00 $5,945.00 $6,398.00
20″ $4,406.00 $5,372.00 $5,886.00 $6,247.00 $6,880.00
24″ $5,311.00 $5,674.00 $5,550.00 $6,548.00 $7,801.00
30″ $5,674.00 $5,976.00 $6,519.00 $7,455.00 $8,389.00
36″ $6,037.00 $6,354.00 $7,425.00 $8,299.00 $9,024.00

Tapping Fees

Updated March 14, 2006

Meter Size Fee
0.62″ $3,017.00
0.75″ $3,017.00
1″ $7,542.00
1.5″ $15,085.00
2″ $24,136.00
3″ $48,272.00
4″ $75,425.00
6″ $150,850.00
8″ $241,360.00
10″ $346,955.00

Abandonment Fees

Size Fee
0.62″ $1,918.00
0.75″ $1,918.00
1″ $1,918.00
1.25″ $1,918.00
1.5″ $2,068.00
2″ $2,068.00
3″ $2,697.00
4″ $2,697.00
6″ $2,697.00
8″ $3,101.00
10″ $3,101.00

Also add $56.00 administration fee Also $300 Inspection Charge on new services with 2″ meters and above.

STATE HIGHWAY: An Additional “Minimum Charge” of $450.00 will be added to the total abandonment’s fee for all abandonment that are performed on a State Highway.

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