Utilities Rates & Fees

Lawn Meter


Quarterly Service Charges:
  • 3/4 Inch Meter: $7.20
  • 1 Inch Meter: $15
  • 1-1/4 Inch Meter: $25
  • 1-1/2 Inch Meter: $35
  • 2-Inch Meter: $48
There is an initial Set-Up Fee of $30

Plus Volume Charges


  • First 22,000 Gallons used per quarter: $2.07 per 1,000 Gallons
  • Next 112,000 Gallons used per quarter: $1.51 per 1,000 Gallons
  • Next 314,000 Gallons used per quarter: $1.30 per 1,000 Gallons
  • Over 448,00 Gallons used per quarter: $1.09 per 1,000 Gallons

Water Rates


Quarterly Service Charges:
  • 3/4 Inch Meter: $17.42
  • 1-Inch Meter: $31.36
  • 1-1/4 Inch Meter: $48.79
  • 1-1/2 Inch Meter: $62.72
  • 2-Inch Meter: $90.60
  • 3-Inch Meter: $181.20
  • 4-Inch Meter: $250.88
  • 6-Inch Meter: $320.59
  • 8-Inch Meter: $491.32
  • 10-Inch Meter: $721.31
  • 12-Inch Meter: $944.31

Sanitation Administration Fee


Quarterly Service Charge $2.50

Landfill Service Fee


Quarterly Service Charge $1.25

Sewer Rates


Quarterly Service Charges:
  • 3/4 Inch Meter: $42.27
  • 1 Inch Meter: $55.79
  • 1-1/4 Inch Meter: $67.64
  • 1-1/2 Inch Meter: $81.16
  • 2-Inch Meter: $101.45
  • 3-Inch Meter: $162.33
  • 4-Inch Meter: $250.26
  • 6-Inch Meter: $419.34
  • 8-Inch Meter: $588.44
  • 10-Inch Meter: $771.05
  • 12-Inch Meter: $953.66

Plus Volume Charges


$5.33 per 1,000 Gallons

Public Fire Protection


Quarterly Service Charges:
  • 5/8 Inch meter: $23.24
  • 3/4 Inch Meter: $23.24
  • 1 Inch Meter: $58.08
  • 1-1/4 Inch Meter: $85.95
  • 1-1/2 Inch Meter: $116.14
  • 2-Inch Meter: $185.84
  • 3-Inch Meter: $348.45
  • 4-Inch Meter: $580.76
  • 6-Inch Meter: $1,161.53
  • 8-Inch Meter: $1,858.44
  • 10-Inch Meter: $2,787.66
  • 12-Inch Meter: $3,716.89

Garbage


Quarterly Service Charge:
  • 35 Gallon: $35.00
  • 60 Gallon: $39.50
  • 90 Gallon: $48.50

Late Payments


A late payment charge of 1% per month will be added to bills not paid within 20 days of issuance for the water and public fire portions and a 3% charge on sewer, garbage and sanitation and landfill portions.

Schedule of rates may be obtained from:
Amery Municipal Water Service
118 Center Street W
Amery, WI 54001
Phone: 715-268-7486

Sewer Notice


The sewer utility rates increased by 3% effective January 1, 2017. This was approved by the Amery City Council as part of the 2017 budget.


Utilities


Contact Linda Kuhn in Utility Billing at 715-268-3412

Amery Utilities bills quarterly for water, sewer and refuse pick-up. This section contains information on refuse and recycling, water & sewer rates.

Refuse Containers


Waterman Sanitation is contracted by the City of Amery for your refuse use. Please contact us at City Hall, and we submit the information to Waterman Sanitation - do not call them directly as this needs to be done through us according to contract. Thank you.
  • 35 gallon (grey): $35.00 per quarter
  • 60 gallon (green): $39.50 per quarter
  • 90 gallon (black): $48.50 per quarter

Lawn Meter Information


Lawn Meters are available for your outside watering needs. There will not be a sewer charge for the water that goes through this meter. A $30 setup fee shall be billed along with $7.20 3/4 inch meters per quarter regardless if any water is used.

Cross Connection Notice


Find more information on the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources' cross connection compliance standards here