Sewer User Fees

Burlington City Code provides that City Council establish rates to be charged for contributors to the City's Sanitary Sewer System and maintain the Sewer Fund in sound financial condition.

Current Resolution with Sewer User Fees
Sewer User Fees
UNMETERED CONTRIBUTORS
Base annual rate for any service not to exceed six rooms not including fixtures $196.52 annual rate
In addition to base annual rate:
Additional rooms over six, each $20.32 annual rate
Minimum room rate per apartment $155.88 annual rate
Fixture rates for one family dwelling:
First bathtub or shower $115.20 annual rate
Second bathtub or shower $76.24 annual rate
Additional bathtub or shower, each $57.64 annual rate
First water closet $115.20 annual rate
Second water closet $76.24 annual rate
Additional water closets, each $57.64 annual rate
METERED RESIDENTIAL CONTRIBUTORS
Base  $10.89 monthly charge
Charge per 1,000 gallons of water $4.34
METERED NONRESIDENTIAL, NONMONITORED CONTRIBUTORS
Base  $10.89 monthly charge
Charge per 1,000 gallons of water $4.34
METERED, MONITORED CONTRIBUTORS
Base $10.89 monthly charge
Charge per 1,000 gallons of water discharged $1.37
Charge per pound of BOD discharged $1.0210
Charge per pound of SS discharged $.8628