Utility Billing & Rates

The City of Cottage Grove sends out utility bills on a monthly basis. Residents are billed for water, sewer, stormwater and street lights on this bill. See the following for a summary of the rates that are charged.

Summary of Water/Sewer/Stormwater Rates as of January 1, 2020

  1. Water Usage Rates
  2. Sanitary Sewer Usage Rates
  3. Stormwater Utility Fees
  4. Street Light Rates
  5. General Finance Services

Residential, Base Charge

TypeFee
Multi-Family (Per Reu)$2.25
Single Family$3.00


Residential, Usage



Usage up to 6,000 Gallons Per Month$1.05 Per 1,000 Gallons
Usage from 6,001 to 9,000 Gallons Per Month$1.58 Per 1,000 Gallons
Usage from 9,001 to 12,000 Gallons Per Month$2.36 Per 1,000 Gallons
Usage over 12,001 Gallons Per Month$3.54 Per 1,000 Gallons


Commercial, Base Charge

SizeFee
0.5 Inches Meter Size$3
0.625 Inches Meter Size$3
0.75 Inches Meter Size$3
1.0 Inches Meter Size$12
1.5 Inches Meter Size$24
2.0 Inches Meter Size$36
3.0 Inches Meter Size$42
4.0 Inches Meter Size$60
6.0 Inches Meter Size$150


Commercial, Usage (Non-Irrigation)

UsageFee
Usage up to 6,000 Gallons Per Month$1.05 Per 1,000 Gallons
Usage from 6,001 to 9,000 Gallons Per Month$1.58 Per 1,000 Gallons
Usage from 9,001 to 12,000 Gallons Per Month$2.36 Per 1,000 Gallons
Usage over 12,000 Gallons Per Month$3.54 Per 1,000 Gallons


Commercial, Usage (Irrigation)

UsageFee
Usage up to 6,000 Gallons Per Month$1.58 Per 1,000 Gallons
Usage from 6,001 to 9,000 Gallons Per Month$2.37 Per 1,000 Gallons
Usage from 9,001 to 12,000 Gallons Per Month$3.56 Per 1,000 Gallons
Usage over 12,001 Gallons Per Month$5.33 Per 1,000 Gallons