Water, Sewer, and Fire Fee Billing

General Information:

EFFECTIVE ON ANY AND ALL BILLINGS RENDERED AFTER MARCH 31, 2015.

The City of Bridgeport bills water and sewer customers on a monthly basis. Customers have twenty days from the billing date to pay without penalties, thereafter a 10% penalty applies. Shutoff notices are sent to accounts which are not paid in full within forty (40) days from the billing date.

Reconnection Charge: 

When service has been disconnected for non-payment of bills a disconnection fee of $25.00 shall be charged; or in the event the delinquent bill is collected by the city in the field, an administrative fee of $25.00 shall be charged. A $25.00 reconnection fee will be assessed for each occurrence where service to customers is restored, after service has been terminated for non-payment of bills. Reconnection after hours (Monday-Friday after 4pm, anytime on holidays and weekends) an additional $25.00 fee shall apply.

Return Checks:

There will be assessed a $25.00 charge for any returned checks to the City of Bridgeport. The minimum monthly water and sewer bill for an individual who lives within the city limits is $55.45 for zero (0) gallons up to and including 3,000 gallons of water. Bills are based on metered amount of 100 gallons.

Phase V - Effective April 1, 2015:

Monthly                                                   Water                                         Sewer
First 3,000 gallons used per month          $9.12 per thousand gallons       $9.00 per thousand gallons
Next 4,000 gallons used per month          $8.18 per thousand gallons       $7.85 per thousand gallons
Next 18,000 gallons used per month        $7.79 per thousand gallons       $6.55 per thousand gallons
Next 75,000 gallons used per month        $5.96 per thousand gallons       $5.35 per thousand gallons
All over 100,000 gallons per month          $4.57 per thousand gallons       $4.25 per thousand gallons

Minimum Fees:

Minimum Monthly Water               $27.36
Minimum Monthly Sewer              $27.00
2% Utility Tax                                  $1.09
Total Minimum Monthly Bill           $55.45

Water Connection Fee:               $600.00                   1" $1,500 Deposit + Cost
Sewer Connection Fee:               $600.00                   2" $2,500 Deposit + Cost
                                                                                    3" $3,500 Deposit + Cost