I. Entrance Fees
Charged to anyone
connecting to the Templeton Water System as per schedule
The purpose is to account for the costs associated with increased
capacity, system expansion, hydrant maintenance and various improvements
necessary as a result of construction of the new unit.
1 ½” Line $6,500.00
2” Line $11,600.00
3” Line $15,000.00
4” Line $17,900.00
8” Line $38,200.00
10” Line $53,200.00
Multi-Dwelling* (per unit) $2,000.00
*defined as a residence that
houses more than one living unit.
The purpose is to recover the cost of providing
additional fire protection and to recover unmetered water use for both
public and private entities.
III. Sprinkler Fees
The purpose is to recover the cost of providing additional fire
protection and to recover unmetered water use.
Commercial Building (up to
20,000 sq. ft.) $50.00 per quarter
Commercial Building (over 20,000
sq. ft.) $100.00 per quarter
Domestic Building $25.00 per quarter
Areas are determined by Board of Assessor’s records
IV. Backflow Testing Fee
Initial Survey $0.00
(April & October) $100 per test
All new commercial and industrial
buildings attached to the Templeton Water System may be required to
install (at the service entrance and immediately downstream of the
meter) a reduced pressure (RP) back flow device. A survey of the
commercial and industrial establishment will determine the need for said
device. The device must be approved by the Templeton Water Plant. All
costs will be paid by the owners and/or the person(s) to whom the bills
V. Meter Fees
Accuracy Testing $80.00 per test
If testing indicates that the meter in question
was registering incorrectly then this fee will be waived.
Customers allowing their meter to be damaged by frost or otherwise will
be held responsible. Customers will pay for their replacement parts and
service charges as outlined in the fee schedule.
The second meter
installation (for irrigation) at any house, apartment, condominium or
other residence will carry a fee of $400.00, effective 2/9/2005.
VI. Inspection Fees
Water Service Lines
Residential: Regular Hours $50.00 flat rate $38.00 per hour after 1 hour
After Hours fee determined upon request
Regular Hours $50.00 flat rate $59.00 per hour after 1 hour
Hours fee determined upon request
Pressure Test Observation &
Residential: Regular Hours Only $50.00 flat rate
$38.00 per hour after 1 hour
Commercial/Industrial: Regular Hours
Only $50.00 flat rate
$59.00 per hour after 1 hour
VII. Fire Flow Testing Fees
Testing is to be
performed during non-working hours.
$200.00 flat rate per flush
$59.00 per hour
after 1 hour
VIII. Pressure & Flow Testing Fees
Testing is to be performed during working hours. Actual testing is
to be performed by Templeton’s Consulting Engineer.
$50.00 flat rate
$59.00 per hour after 1 hour
IX. Tapping Fee
$550.00 flat rate (includes meter w/ ERT module plus materials)
X. Service Calls
During Working Hours $0.00
Hours charges based on actual costs of materials, equipment & labor
XI. Water Disconnects & Reconnects
Working Hours $50.00 flat rate, $59.00 per hour after 1 hour
After Working Hours charges based on actual costs of materials,
equipment & labor
XII. Water Sales for Swimming Pools
customer wishing to utilize the Templeton Water System for the purpose
of filling a residential swimming pool may do so with the approval of
the Water Superintendent or his/her designee.
1. The gallons of
water utilized for this purpose shall be billed at the Step III rate of
$9.62 per 1,000 gallons.
2. There shall be a $75.00 hydrant
connection fee for this type of work.
3. Filling of swimming pools
shall not be permitted during periods of water restrictions or bans.
Those found doing so shall be prosecuted according to the law.
XIII. Consultant Reviewing Fee
be an $800.00 flat rate cost associated with Templeton Water hiring a
consulting engineer for the purposes of determining pipe sizes, hydrant
locations and valve requirements necessary to properly connect to the
municipal water system.