Water/Wastewater Department

Dave Watkins or Taylor Nesmoe 507-427-2616

The department operates and maintains the city's wells, water treatment plant, located at Prince St. , and the waste water treatment facility located just north of Mt. Lake.

Sewer/Water rates increased 2% January 1, 2019

2019 Water Rates

Residential:

Base charge - $31.02
1,000-6,000 gallons - $7.18/1000
7,000-1,000 gallons - $ 8.04/1000
13,000-25,000 gallons - $ 9.19/1000
26,000+ gallons - $ 10.34/1000

Comm/Ind.

Base charge $31.02
1,000-50,000 gallons - $7.75/1000
51,000+ gallons - $7.94/1000

Rural:

Base charge $32.16
1,000-6,000 gallons   - $8.04/1000
7,000-12,000 gallons - $ 9.19/1000
13,000-25,000 gallons - $ 10.34/1000
26,000+ gallons - $11.49/1000

2019 Sewer Rates:

Residential: $42.23 flat fee per month
Rural: $45.04 flat fee per month
Commercial/Industrial: $45.04 flat fee for 1st 3,000 gallons of water used. $8.44 gallons based on water usage for every 1,000 gallons over 3,000 used