Water Emergency Phone Number: (719) 214-3615
Water Meters are read the last day of each month. Payments are due no later than the 10th of the month to avoid late fees.
Residential Customers: Zero use is $46.54 /tap/month.
Addition usage: 100 gallons at $0.339/or 1000 gallons at $3.39/1000 gallons used
The Town of Williamburg receives its treatment of our water from the City of Florence. Currently, there are 274 water taps in the Town of Williamsburg. We consumed 22,146,000 gallons of water during 2016. Residential water costs include the following charges currently assessed City of Florence.
Debt cost per tap by Florence: $25.91
Debt cost per tap for Williamsburg (30 yr loan @ 1%): $10.63 ($5.00 came from previous system development amount included in the admin/serv, thus reducing the admin/serv portion from $10.98 to include payroll deduction as well).
Cost for treatment per 1,000 gallons water from Florence: $2.91 + rate of loss Williamsburg currently = $3.19 (rate of loss to be re-evaluated every 6 months or when additional taps have been added to the system and adjusted accordingly)
Admin/Serv Fee by Williamsburg per tap monthly: $10.00 (cost covers billing/postage/ink/postcards/meter reading/maintenance/admin labor hours/ $1.00 system development)The additional cost-per-tap to the customer is necessary to cover the Town of Williamsburg's administrative and maintenance costs of the water delivery system.
Policy for Disconnection of Service
The Reprinted Billing Statement is your FINAL NOTICE that your Water Bill is PAST DUE. This is the ONLY NOTICE YOU WILL RECEIVE! We will not call you or come to your door. Your bill must be paid no later than 1:00 PM date of shut off to avoid disconnect and reconnect fees. All payments need to be paid to the Town Hall during regular office hours Monday – Thursday, 10:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. Be aware of the due date and office hours.
You may work out a payment arrangement prior to shut off (in writing); however, if you DO NOT comply with your written agreement it is an immediate cause for disconnection. Then all late fees and disconnect fees will need to be PAID prior to water being turned back on. Once your water has been shut off and payments made the town WATER OPERATOR will have your water back on within 48 hours.
If you receive your next monthly bill before paying your prior bill, you Do NOT have an extension of time to pay your prior bill before being disconnected.
Reconnect fees are: 1st time $50.00; 2nd time $75.00 and 3rd 100.00.