AUBURN, Ala. (EETV)- January marks the first month of new water charges for Auburn residents.
The Auburn Water Works Board approved a rate increase on On Oct. 18 for water services. For most residential customers (¾” meters), the change is as follows:
|Per 1K Gals||Current Rate||Rate Effective Jan. 1||Increase per 1K Gals|
|First 3K gals||$4.86||$5.25||$0.39|
|Over 3K gals||$3.86||$4.17||$0.31|
The average residential water usage is 5,000 gallons per month. The charge for water on the average bill will increase from $22.30 to $24.09, an increase of $1.79.
Additional information about water rates is available on the City of Auburn’s website at auburnalabama.org/wro or by calling the Utility Billing Office at (334) 501-3050.