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HIGHLAND WATERWORKS

 

Highland Water Works purchases finished water from Hammond Waterworks, which has a Lake Michigan (surface water) source.

 

Hammond Waterworks delivers water to the Bradley Pump Station ground storage reservoirs located at 8005 Kennedy Avenue. From the Bradley Pump Station, water is distributed throughout the community.

 

Highland Waterworks has 6 million gallons of ground storage capacity and 1.5 million gallons of elevated storage capacity with a total of 7.5 million gallons of total storage.

WATER SOURCE

COST OF DOING BUSINESS: WATER & SEWER

MINIMUM MONTHLY CHARGES FOR WATER

 

Each user shall pay a minimum charge in accordance with the following applicable size of meter installed for which the user will be entitled to the quantity of water set out in the schedule of rates. In addition, a hydrant maintenance surcharge will apply.

 

Size of Meter          Gallons Allowed Monthly Rates

 

5/8"                       3,000                    $     6.75

3/4"                                5,376                    $   11.89

1"                                8,948                    $   18.18

1 1/4"                      14,090                    $   27.23

1 1/3"                      20,661                    $   37.94

2"                              40,458                    $   68.83

3"                            103,313                    $ 154.75

4"                            201,313                    $ 281.17

6"                            470,647                    $ 628.81

 

HYDRANT MAINTENANCE SURCHARGE SCHEDULE OF RATES

 

Size of Meter                                           Monthly Rates

 

5/8"                                                               $    2.26

1"                                                                  $    5.64

1 1/4"                                                            $    9.02

1 1/2"                                                            $  11.28

2"                                                               $  18.04

3"                                                               $  33.83

4"                                                               $  56.38

6"                                                               $ 112.77

8"                                                               $ 180.43

 

SEWAGE RATES & CHARGES

 

The following schedule of rates and charges will be collected from owners of property served by municipal sewage works. In addition, metered users of the waterworks will be charged a treatment rate of $2.59 per thousand gallons of water, plus a monthly base rate:

 

Meter Size (inches)                           Base Rate Total

 

5/8"                                                                $     4.45

3/4"                                                                $     5.91

1"                                                                   $   10.01

1 1/4"                                                             $   15.57

1 1/2"                                                             $   22.11

2"                                                                   $   37.63

3"                                                                   $   85.43

4"                                                                   $ 151.77

6"                                                                   $ 339.19

 

STORM WATER MANAGEMENT RATES & CHARGES

 

The following is the monthly fee schedule for non-residential customers:

 

Non-Residential Customers          Fee per month

 

Category 1 (0-50,000 sq. ft.)              $     8.05

Category 2 (5,001-40,000 sq. ft.)              $   32.29

Category 3 (40,001-100,000 sq. ft.)          $   96.55

Category 4 (over 100,000 sq. ft.)              $ 160.91

Town Municipal Building

3333 Ridge Road

Highland, IN 46322

 

Cecile Petro

Director of Development

 

(219) 972-7598 office

(219) 972-5097 fax

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