Water Rates & Fees

RESIDENTIAL & IRRIGATION WATER USE FEE SCHEDULE:

TierGallons FromToPrice per 100 gallons
12,000Included in Base
22,0015,000$0.50
35,0017,500$0.60
47,50110,000$1.75
510,00115,000$3.50
615,00125,000$6.00
725,00135,000$8.00
835,00145,000$10.00
945,00155,000$12.00
Excess of 55,000 Gallons$14.00

MONTHLY FEES:

Without Cross Connection ControlWith Cross Connection Control
Standard 5/8 x 3/4” Meter$10.00
Base 1
$15.00
Base 3
1” Meter $13.00
Base 2
$18.00
Base 4
Amortization
$13.00
Depreciation
$17.00
Water Loss Adjustment Rate:
$0.66 per 100 gallons

Bulk Water Rate:

A once per year Bulk Water Rate is available for specific large volume purchases (swimming pool, etc.) during the period of October through April. The ALWA Office (425) 222-7003 must be contacted a minimum of 7 days in advance for the Bulk Water purchase and sale is subject to Staff determination of water availability. – $100 Meter Reading Service Fee and Bulk Water at $1.50/100 gallons.

TAXES:

Taxes/monitoring fee on base fee and water use: 6%

BUSINESS OFFICE FEES:

Certificate of Water Availability (only available to members)$ 100.00
Cross Connection letters:#1 is N/C; #2 is $25; #3 is $25; #4 is a shut off notice$ 25.00
Delinquent interest (begins accruing on unpaid balance after 90 days)8% per annum
Delinquent notice fee$ 25.00
Late fee (accrues on current charges)10%
Membership transfer fee (paid by Seller)$ 75.00
NSF check or Debit charge$ 50.00
Renter transfer fee$ 50.00
Request by lending institutions for information$100.00
Shut off notice fee (Failure to respond incurs turn off/turn on fees as well.)$ 25.00
Membership Application Fee$100.00

ONE TIME DEVELOPMENT FEES:

Membership$2,000.00
Storage$600.00
General Facility$17,857.00
Mainline extension costs per Developer Extension Agreement

WATER SERVICE & METER INSTALLATION FEES:

Minimum Service Installation or Relocation Fee

Option A:

Inspection fee when member hires a licensed and bonded contractor, provides and installs specified materials, decommissions old service line in the case of relocation, and administers project. $500.00
Option B:

ALWA installs or relocates service, and decommissions old service if necessary. Cost plus 15% ($1,000 deposit required)

Meter Drop

(where meter setter and box already installed) (Price the same for both 5/8×3/4 & 1” meter)
$ 350.00

Meter Drop

(where meter setter and box needs to be installed) (Price the same for both 5/8×3/4 & 1” meter)
$1,000.00

Water Service turn off, turn on, or special read

Normal Business Hours: $ 25.00
After Hours: $ 100.00

Deliberate unlocking, or breaking into service (fine minimum):

$ 250.00

Clearing around meter box (per occurrence):

$ 35.00

Miscellaneous Field Service Labor:

$ 65.00/hr