|Town of Tazewell Water Department|
(Effective 07/01/12) Utility bills for water, sewer, and garbage are mailed on the first business day of each month. The bills are due in full by the last business day of the same month or a 1.5% penalty is applied. Charges are based on gallon consumption per billing period NOT number of days each month.
IN TOWN: 0 – 2,000 Gallons — First 2000 gallons $21.50 Water $24.75 Sewer $13.00 garbage (mandatory) $59.25 total minimum bill 2000 gallons or less
(For every additional 1000 gallons of water consumed, $3.75 is charged for water and $4.30 is charged for sewer = $8.05 PER THOUSAND GALLONS OF WATER/SEWER OVER MINIMUM)
Out Of TOWN: 0 – 2,000 GallonsFirst 2000 gallons $32.15 Water
$37.15 Sewer $69.30 total minimum bill w/o garbage$20.00 garbage (optional) $89.30 total minimum bill 2000 gallons or less w/ garbage
(For every additional 1000 gallons of water consumed, $5.60 is charged for water and $6.45 is charged for sewer = $12.05 PER THOUSAND GALLONS OVER MINIMUM.) WATER DEPOSITS(IN TOWN) $118.50(OUT OF TOWN) $138.60
Updated rates as of 7/2012- Monthly Fees: Residential $13.00 (In Town) – $20.00 (Out of Town) Dumpster Fees 2 yard – $8.00 per pick up 4 yard – $11.50 per pick up 6 yard – $14.50 per pick up 8 yard – $17.50 per pick up. See the Public Works section for more information about Garbage Collection.
Emergency Water Services
For emergencies related to water and sewer during office hours, simply call 276-988-2501. After hours, town crews can be dispatched through the 911 office.