2021 Walker Township Water Association, Inc. Water Rate Changes 

The Walker Township Water Association, Inc. Board of Directors approved increases in water use rates for 2021. Water customers will be billed at the new rates effective January 1, 2021. The new rate schedules are reflected below:

 

January 1, 2021 Rate Increase:

 

Industrial

Quarterly Base Rate = $100.00 for first 10,000 gallons

            Then $7.50 per thousand for 10,001 and above gallons in a quarter

 

Commercial

Quarterly Base Rate = $100.00 for first 10,000 gallons

Then $7.50 per thousand for 10,000 and above gallons in a quarter

 

Residential/Public

Quarterly Base Rate = $80.00 for first 10,000 gallons

Then $4.00 per thousand for 10,000 and above gallons in a quarter

 

Agricultural

Quarterly Base Rate = $80.00 for first 10,000 gallons

            Then $1.35 per thousand 10,000 above gallons in a quarter

 

Previous Rate Structure:

(No differentiation between types of users)

 

Quarterly Base Rate = $72.71 for first 9,000 gallons

            Then $5.15 per thousand for 9,000 – 15,000 gallons in a quarter

            Then $3.16 per thousand for 16,000 – 21,000 gallons in a quarter

            Then $2.00 per thousand for 22,000 – 36,000 gallons in a quarter

            Then $1.07 per thousand for 37,000 and above gallons in a quarter

 

The above increases are necessary to make improvements to critical water infrastructure, as well as to keep pace with evolving environmental and regulartory requirements.

Importantly, the Walker Township Water Association, Inc. has worked aggressively to keep water rates, fees and charge adequate to make necessary infrastructure repairs and upgrades. We appreciate your continued cooperator and understanding of the necessity for these rate increases to maintain and improve the water utility. Should you have any questions please call our Business Office at 814-383-9955.

 

Sincerely,

The Board of Directors

Walker Township Water Association, Inc.