Our Staff

JULIE SCHROEDER, Utility Coordinator - jschroeder@chikamingtownship.org
LAUREN COVERT, Utility Office Assistant -lcovert@chikamingtownship.or
BRYAN ANDERSON, Maintenance Worker
MATT HARFERT, Maintenance Worker

AUTO DRAFT: Automatic withdrawal of funds from your checking account to pay your water/sewer bill is available. Click on the "Auto Draft Withdrawal Form" on the right above, print it out, fill in the information, and mail it along with a voided check to Chikaming Township Water & Sewer, P.O. Box 40, Harbert, MI 49115. You will still get a bill every other month, but it will say "DO NOT PAY" in the lower left hand corner. The amount will be withdrawn from your account on the last day you can pay the bill. That is listed on the bill by "After this date pay____".

Get the Auto-Draft Withdrawal Form here.


Rates and Services

WATER GALLONAGE RATES

The charges for all water used during the monthly period in excess of 4,000 gallons shall be at the rate of $4.15 per 1,000 gallons for the next 26,000 gallons and at the rate of $12.50 per 1,000 gallons for water usage in excess of 30,000 gallons per month.

Min Monthly Rates (4000 gallons or less) by Meter size
(to calculate 2-Month Billing for 8000 gallons or less, simply double the below listed monthly rates)

For Chikaming Township Property Owners
(Ordinance No. 136, effective May 9, 2013)

3/4 inch or less - $32.50
1 inch - $35.10
1 1/2 inch - $39.00
2 inch - $42.90
3 inch - $48.10
4 inch - $54.60
6 inch - as per ordinance

Rates Outside Chikaming Township 
3/4 inch or less - $43.55
1 inch - $47.05
1 1/2 inch - $52.25
2 inch - $57.50
3 inch - $64.50
4 inch - $73.20
6 inch - as per ordinance


Additional Meter Services

SERVICE CONNECTION (Effective November 1, 1993) ¾ inch or 1 inch meter - $3,550.00 plus meter deposit. Meter sizes 2 inches or larger - based on time and material costs plus negotiated rate for system capital investment.

METER DEPOSITS
Chikaming Township: Single Family $50.00 & All Others $125.00.
OUTSIDE Chikaming: Township: Single Family $125.00 & All Others $375.00

TURN ON/OFF FEES
Courtesy TURN OFF and ON fees -  $15.00
DELINQUENT Turn OFF and ON fee $50.00 (total)

METER REMOVAL FEES
1 inch or less - $190.00
1 ½ inch - $210.00
2 inch - $230.00
3 inch - $260.00
4 inch - $295.00


Sewer Services And Rates


Connection Fees  (To be paid up-front)
Assessment Due $2500.00
Permit Fee $56.00
GRSD buy-in fee $350.00
Total $2906.00

*Property owner makes arrangements with approved contractor as per the GRSD Sewer Authority.

 

SEWER MONTHLY USAGE RATE

$20.00 per month for 1 unit