Water and Sewer Rates

The Village of Russia now offers automatic withdraw from your checking account.

This service is offered to you with no additional charge from the Village. You will still receive a monthly invoice that will be marked ACH withdraw to remind you that the bill was paid by automatic withdraw from your account.

If you wish to take advantage of the new automatic withdraw from your checking account to pay your monthly water and sewer bill, please , complete it download the ACH form under the forms tab and mail it to the Village of Russia at PO Box 306, Russia Ohio 45363. Please allow two weeks for processing.

 

Water

Water system residential connection fees for a standard installation with a 5/8″ X 3/4″ inside water meter will have a $500.00 tap in fee. A water service application form must be downloaded, completed and returned to the village office with this tap in fee.  Once this fee is paid, the Village will provide the homeowner with a water meter and associated fittings. The water service is then ready to be activated.

Water will be billed monthly,  based on metered usage.

Residential water rates –

The water rates for single unit residential water usage are the  following:

Water Usage                     Water Use Fee                                               

Base Rate (0 – 2,000 gallons)  $35.00 minimum monthly fee

2,001 – 6,000 gallons                $6.00 per thousand gallons

6,001 – 9,000 gallons                $5.00 per thousand gallons

9,001 – 10,000 gallons             $4.00 per thousand gallons

10,001 + gallons                        $3.00 per thousand gallons     

 

Wastewater

Beginning November 1st. 2010 Wastewater rates will be based on Metered Usage and will be billed on a monthly basis. Wastewater users outside of the corporation limits are billed at 150% of the village resident rate.

Residential wastewater rates –

The Wastewater rates for single unit residential water usage are the  following:

Water Usage                     Water Use Fee                                               

Base Rate (0 – 2,000 gallons)  $29.00 minimum monthly fee

2001 + Gallons                           $6.00 per thousand gallon

 Bill Payment

Bills not paid by the 25th. of each month are subject to a 10% penalty fee. Unpaid balances on utility bills over $300.00 are subject to an additional one time $100.00 processing fee and will be submitted to the Shelby County Auditors Office for certification and assessment to the property taxes.

Wastewater bills may be paid by depositing them in the Utility bill slot on the West side of the village office located at 232 West Main Street or they may be mailed to;

Village of Russia

PO Box 361

 Russia Ohio 45363