Main Tapping Fees

SMALL TAP FEES

Tap Size

Inside

Outside

1"

$420

$840

1 ½"

$546

$1092

2"

$682

$1365

LARGE TAP FEES

Main Size

Tap Size

Inside

Outside

4"

4"

$2100

$4200

6"

4"

2205

4410

8"

4"

2310

4620

10"

4"

2415

4830

12"

4"

2520

5040

16"

4"

2625

5250

6"

6"

2415

4830

8"

6"

2520

5040

10"

6"

2625

5250

12"

6"

2730

5460

16"

6"

2835

5670

8"

8"

2835

5670

10"

8"

3045

6090

12"

8"

3255

6510

16"

8"

3465

6930

10"

10"

3885

7770

12"

10"

4095

8190

16"

10"

4515

9030

12"

12"

4515

9030

16"

12"

5565

11130

 

Price includes labor to make tap, tapping sleeve,
tap valve, and valve box.

Price does not include plumbing permits,
street opening or terrace opening.

When the Water Division must perform more work than normal shut down of the water lines, the City will charge for time and materials.

 

5/8" and 3/4" Disc Meters furnished by City at no charge for new accounts unless we are changing an existing meter that has been frozen or damaged

Disc Meters

w/acc.

 

5/8"

$100

 

3/4 $135  

1"

$195

 

 

 

w/o bronze fl set

1 ½"

 

$460

2"

 

$650

Turbine Meters

 

 

w/Built-In Strainers


w/o bronze fl set

1 ½"

 

$730

2"

 

$870

3"

 

$1080

4"

 

$2100

Compound Meters

 

w/o bronze fl set

1 1/2   $1070

2"

 

$1230

3"

 

$1560

4"   $2700

Bronze Meter Adapters

 

5/8" x 3/4"

$20

 

5/8" x 1"

$20

 

3/4" x 1"

$30

 

1" x 1 ½"

$110

 

1" x 2"

$115

 

1 ½" x 2"

$160

 


MXU Reading Device

Single Port - $120.00

Dual Port - $145.00

 

Water Security Deposit
All water users must submit a $125 deposit and a $27 turn on fee, along with furnishing a State ID or Drivers License to open a water account.

Frozen or Damaged City Supplied Meter
5/8 -- $120
3/4 -- $145

After Hours Call Out Fee 
$60

Leak Check
$27
This includes a check of the leak detector on the meter and visible plumbing fixtures only.

Plumbing Inspection  (same day turn on/off)
$27
This requires an appointment. The city will turn on the water on an inactive account, long enough for the customer to have the lines inspected for leaks. The water will be turned back off the same day.

Meter Test Fee
$27
customers must be present for testing. if the meter tests accurately the fee will incur. if not, there is no charge for the test.

Missed Appointment
$15

Restoration of Water Service (after theft) 
$120

Street or Terrace Opening Fee
For the construction or retirement of water or sanitary lines
**Sanitary work must be done by an Illinois state licensed plumber with a minumum $10,000 bond**

½ Street Opening (Covers a 10ft terrace)

Bituminous

$230

Asphalt

$230

Brick

$230

Oil & Chip

$190

Full Street Opening

Bituminous

$460

Asphalt

$460

Brick

$460

Oil & Chip

$380

Terrace Opening
$52

Plumbing Inspections
$20 for in-town taps
$40 for out-of-town taps

 
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