Wastewater Rates

An efficient wastewater treatment process is very important in today's society - protecting our health and preserving the environment. Trenton Light & Water works hard to meet and surpass the high standards set for wastewater treatment by state and federal governments.

An average of 600,000 gallons of wastewater is treated each day by aerated lagoon at the wastewater treatment plant. Capacity for the plant is 750,000 gallons per day.

*SEWER RATES BASED ON WATER USE
All sewer charges are exempt from sales tax.

The following rates are per 1,000 gallons:

Residential  (effective 4/1/2009)

Customer Charge

$8.00

Usage Charge

- First 2,000 Gallons

$3.00 per Thousand

- Over 2,000 Gallons $3.75 per Thousand

Commercial & Industrial  (effective 4/1/2009)

Customer Charge

$15.00

Usage Charge

- First 500,000 Gallons

$3.80 per Thousand

- Over 500,000 Gallons $2.00 per Thousand


Sanitation Rates

Residential  & Churches  (effective 4/1/2003)

Customer Charge

$13.50

Commercial  (effective 4/1/2003)
Customer Charge $20.00

(1 Pickup/Month)

OTHER COMMERCIAL RATES ARE SET BY CITY HALL
All sanitation charges are exempt from sales tax.