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Water Rates Survey Data 2019

Water Rates Survey Data 2019

Results from the 2019 Water Rates Survey

Columns

NameSocrata field nameColumn name in sgr mountData typeDescription
Please provide the following system age and capacity information: - What was the peak wet weather flow in 2018 (MGD)?please_provide_the_following_20please_provide_the_following_20Number
What is the penalties amount and interest rate? - Interest Ratewhat_is_the_penalties_amount_1what_is_the_penalties_amount_1Text
How many days after due date before you disconnect water service?how_many_days_after_due_datehow_many_days_after_due_dateNumber
What dollar amount or number of days late triggers collections? - Dollar Amountwhat_dollar_amount_or_numberwhat_dollar_amount_or_numberText
What dollar amount or number of days late triggers collections? - Dayswhat_dollar_amount_or_number_1what_dollar_amount_or_number_1Number
Does the city provide waivers, discounts or reductions to certain utility customers?does_the_city_provide_waiversdoes_the_city_provide_waiversNumber
Does your city provide credit or make any billing adjustments for leaks or billing errors?does_your_city_provide_creditdoes_your_city_provide_creditText
If a leak is detected, how far back does the city make adjustments to the water bill? - Daysif_a_leak_is_detected_howif_a_leak_is_detected_howNumber
If a leak is detected, how far back does the city make adjustments to the water bill? - Other Commentsif_a_leak_is_detected_how_1if_a_leak_is_detected_how_1Text
Please describe what you do for wastewater adjustments.please_describe_what_youplease_describe_what_youText
What percentage of rate revenue is obligated to debt services for the following systems? - Rate Revenue - Water - %what_percentage_of_ratewhat_percentage_of_rateNumber
What percentage of rate revenue is obligated to debt services for the following systems? - Rate Revenue - Wastewater - %what_percentage_of_rate_1what_percentage_of_rate_1Number
What percentage of rate revenue is obligated to debt services for the following systems? - Rate Revenue - Stormwater - %what_percentage_of_rate_2what_percentage_of_rate_2Text
What percentage of rate revenue is obligated to debt services for the following systems? - Not Applicable - Waterwhat_percentage_of_rate_3what_percentage_of_rate_3Text
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What percentage of rate revenue is obligated to debt services for the following systems? - Not Applicable - Stormwaterwhat_percentage_of_rate_5what_percentage_of_rate_5Text
Does your city maintain an asset management system for the following services? - Wastewaterdoes_your_city_maintain_an_1does_your_city_maintain_an_1Number
Does your city maintain an asset management system for the following services? - Stormwaterdoes_your_city_maintain_an_2does_your_city_maintain_an_2Number
What was the last year you did a Rate Study for the following services? - Waterwhat_was_the_last_year_youwhat_was_the_last_year_youText
What was the last year you did a Rate Study for the following services? - Wastewaterwhat_was_the_last_year_you_1what_was_the_last_year_you_1Text
What was the last year you did a Rate Study for the following services? - Stormwaterwhat_was_the_last_year_you_2what_was_the_last_year_you_2Text
What was the last year you did a Methodology Update for the following services? - Waterwhat_was_the_last_year_you_3what_was_the_last_year_you_3Text
What was the last year you did a Methodology Update for the following services? - Wastewaterwhat_was_the_last_year_you_4what_was_the_last_year_you_4Text
What was the last year you did a Methodology Update for the following services? - Stormwaterwhat_was_the_last_year_you_5what_was_the_last_year_you_5Text
Does your city require accounts to be in the name of the property owner?does_your_city_requiredoes_your_city_requireNumber
How does your city handle billing for vacant properties? - Selected Choicehow_does_your_city_handlehow_does_your_city_handleText
How does your city handle billing for vacant properties? - Charge a vacant rate upon request of the owner. (Please Explain) - Texthow_does_your_city_handle_1how_does_your_city_handle_1Text
How does your city handle billing for vacant properties? - Other (Please Specify) - Texthow_does_your_city_handle_2how_does_your_city_handle_2Text
What other account fees or charges are included on the utility bill? (Check all that apply) - Selected Choicewhat_other_account_fees_orwhat_other_account_fees_orText
What other account fees or charges are included on the utility bill? (Check all that apply) - Other (Please Specify) - Textwhat_other_account_fees_or_1what_other_account_fees_or_1Text
Is stormwater included in the utility bill?is_stormwater_included_inis_stormwater_included_inNumber
What general government fees are included on the utility bill? (Check all that apply)what_general_government_feeswhat_general_government_feesText
Does city ordinance have an automatic CPI/Income adjustment for the following services? - Waterdoes_city_ordinance_havedoes_city_ordinance_haveNumber
Does city ordinance have an automatic CPI/Income adjustment for the following services? - Wastewaterdoes_city_ordinance_have_1does_city_ordinance_have_1Number
Does city ordinance have an automatic CPI/Income adjustment for the following services? - Stormwaterdoes_city_ordinance_have_2does_city_ordinance_have_2Number
Overall, did the rate increase or decrease at the most recent rate change? Please also include the percent (%) change. - Increase (% Increase) - Textoverall_did_the_rate_increase_1overall_did_the_rate_increase_1Number
Overall, did the rate increase or decrease at the most recent rate change? Please also include the percent (%) change. - Decrease (% Decrease) - Textoverall_did_the_rate_increase_2overall_did_the_rate_increase_2Text
Why did the city change water rates? (Check all that apply) - Selected Choicewhy_did_the_city_change_waterwhy_did_the_city_change_waterText
Why did the city change water rates? (Check all that apply) - Other (Please Specify) - Textwhy_did_the_city_change_water_1why_did_the_city_change_water_1Text
What is the rate structure for your city's water service? - Other (Please Specify) - Textwhat_is_the_rate_structure_1what_is_the_rate_structure_1Text
For water services, what dollar amount would you bill them, including the base rate?for_water_services_what_dollarfor_water_services_what_dollarNumber
What was the last effective date of your city's most recent rate change for wastewater services? (Please respond with the year only)what_was_the_last_effective_1what_was_the_last_effective_1Number
Overall, did the rate increase or decrease at the most recent rate change? Please include percent (%) change. - Increase (% Increase) - Textoverall_did_the_rate_increase_4overall_did_the_rate_increase_4Number
Overall, did the rate increase or decrease at the most recent rate change? Please include percent (%) change. - Decrease (% Decrease) - Textoverall_did_the_rate_increase_5overall_did_the_rate_increase_5Text
Why did the city change wastewater rates? (Check all that apply) - Selected Choicewhy_did_the_city_changewhy_did_the_city_changeText
Why did the city change wastewater rates? (Check all that apply) - Other (Please Specify) - Textwhy_did_the_city_change_1why_did_the_city_change_1Text
What is the rate structure for your city's wastewater service? - Other (Please Specify) - Textwhat_is_the_rate_structure_3what_is_the_rate_structure_3Text
For wastewater services, if you were to bill a residential customer for 5,000 gallons (6.684 CCFs) with a 3/4'' meter size, what dollar amount would you bill them, including the base rate?for_wastewater_services_iffor_wastewater_services_ifNumber
Does your city charge for stormwater service?does_your_city_charge_for_2does_your_city_charge_for_2Number
What was the last effective date of your city's most recent rate change for stormwater services? (Please respond with the year only)what_was_the_last_effective_2what_was_the_last_effective_2Number
Overall, did the rate increase or decrease at the most recent rate change? Please include the percent (%) change. - Increase (% Increase) - Textoverall_did_the_rate_increase_7overall_did_the_rate_increase_7Number
Is your city subject to an MS4 Phase I or Phase II (DEQ Issued Stormwater) Permit?is_your_city_subject_to_anis_your_city_subject_to_anNumber
Why did the city change stormwater rates? (Check all that apply) - Selected Choicewhy_did_the_city_change_2why_did_the_city_change_2Text
Why did the city change stormwater rates? (Check all that apply) - Other (Please Specify) - Textwhy_did_the_city_change_3why_did_the_city_change_3Text
What is the rate structure for your city's stormwater service? - Selected Choicewhat_is_the_rate_structure_4what_is_the_rate_structure_4Text
What is the rate structure for your city's stormwater service? - Other (Please Specify) - Textwhat_is_the_rate_structure_5what_is_the_rate_structure_5Text
Please describe the reduction or credit (including the amount for onsite stormwater management)please_describe_the_reductionplease_describe_the_reductionText
What does the average house pay for stormwater services (dollars per month)?what_does_the_average_housewhat_does_the_average_houseNumber
What is the service population in 2018? - Service Population (Permanent Residents) - Inside City Limitswhat_is_the_service_populationwhat_is_the_service_populationNumber
What is the service population in 2018? - Service Population (Permanent Residents) - Outside City Limitswhat_is_the_service_population_1what_is_the_service_population_1Number
What is the service population in 2018? - Service Population (Including Peak Seasonal) - Inside City Limitswhat_is_the_service_population_2what_is_the_service_population_2Number
What is the service population in 2018? - Service Population (Including Peak Seasonal) - Outside City Limitswhat_is_the_service_population_3what_is_the_service_population_3Number
Please list the number of connections for the following: - Residential - Inside City Limitsplease_list_the_number_ofplease_list_the_number_ofNumber
Please list the number of connections for the following: - Residential - Outside City Limitsplease_list_the_number_of_1please_list_the_number_of_1Number
Please list the number of connections for the following: - Commercial - Inside City Limitsplease_list_the_number_of_2please_list_the_number_of_2Number
Please list the number of connections for the following: - Commercial - Outside City Limitsplease_list_the_number_of_3please_list_the_number_of_3Number
Please list the number of connections for the following: - Other - Inside City Limitsplease_list_the_number_of_4please_list_the_number_of_4Text
Please list the number of connections for the following: - Other - Outside City Limitsplease_list_the_number_of_5please_list_the_number_of_5Number
What is the annual average water consumption for residential customers (in gallons)?what_is_the_annual_averagewhat_is_the_annual_averageNumber
Please provide the following facility and water source information: - Total miles of water lines (all sizes), not including service lateralsplease_provide_the_followingplease_provide_the_followingNumber
Please provide the following facility and water source information: - Total number of pumps and lift stations in your cityplease_provide_the_following_1please_provide_the_following_1Number
Please provide the following facility and water source information: - How many levels or zones based on elevation do you have?please_provide_the_following_2please_provide_the_following_2Number
Please provide the following facility and water source information: - How far away is the water source from the city (miles)?please_provide_the_following_3please_provide_the_following_3Number
Please provide the following system age and capacity information: - Year of original system construction completionplease_provide_the_following_4please_provide_the_following_4Text
Please provide the following system age and capacity information: - Year of last major updateplease_provide_the_following_5please_provide_the_following_5Text
Please provide the following system age and capacity information: - What is the capacity of your water source?please_provide_the_following_6please_provide_the_following_6Text
Please provide the following system age and capacity information: - What is the design capacity of your water plant(s) (MGD)?please_provide_the_following_7please_provide_the_following_7Text
Please provide the following system age and capacity information: - What was the average daily production in 2018 (MG)?please_provide_the_following_8please_provide_the_following_8Text
Please provide the following system age and capacity information: - How much of your daily average production is sold (not including city use)?please_provide_the_following_9please_provide_the_following_9Text
Please provide the following system age and capacity information: - What was the peak flow of water treated in a 24-hour period in 2018?please_provide_the_following_10please_provide_the_following_10Text
Please list the amount of raw and treated water storage you have for the different types of applicable storage: - Closed Tanks - Raw Water Storage (MG)please_list_the_amount_ofplease_list_the_amount_ofText
Please list the amount of raw and treated water storage you have for the different types of applicable storage: - Closed Tanks - Treated Water Storage (MG)please_list_the_amount_of_1please_list_the_amount_of_1Text
Please list the amount of raw and treated water storage you have for the different types of applicable storage: - Covered Urban Reservoirs - Raw Water Storage (MG)please_list_the_amount_of_2please_list_the_amount_of_2Number
Please list the amount of raw and treated water storage you have for the different types of applicable storage: - Covered Urban Reservoirs - Treated Water Storage (MG)please_list_the_amount_of_3please_list_the_amount_of_3Number
Please list the amount of raw and treated water storage you have for the different types of applicable storage: - ASR Reservoir - Raw Water Storage (MG)please_list_the_amount_of_4please_list_the_amount_of_4Number
Please list the amount of raw and treated water storage you have for the different types of applicable storage: - Other (Please Specify) - Treated Water Storage (MG)please_list_the_amount_of_8please_list_the_amount_of_8Number
In what year will your daily production exceed design capacity?in_what_year_will_your_dailyin_what_year_will_your_dailyText
Does your city have an approved water conservation and management plan?does_your_city_have_andoes_your_city_have_anNumber
What method is used to determine water loss in the system? - Selected Choicewhat_method_is_used_towhat_method_is_used_toText
What method is used to determine water loss in the system? - Other (Please Specify) - Textwhat_method_is_used_to_1what_method_is_used_to_1Text
What percentage of the system does each type of meter represent? - Radio (%)what_percentage_of_the_systemwhat_percentage_of_the_systemNumber
What percentage of the system does each type of meter represent? - Touch (%)what_percentage_of_the_system_1what_percentage_of_the_system_1Number
What percentage of the system does each type of meter represent? - Manual Read (%)what_percentage_of_the_system_2what_percentage_of_the_system_2Number
Do you have any additional comments on water services?do_you_have_any_additionaldo_you_have_any_additionalText
Does your city provide wastewater services?does_your_city_provide_1does_your_city_provide_1Number
What is the service population in 2018? - Service Population (Permanent Residents) - Inside City Limits 1what_is_the_service_population_4what_is_the_service_population_4Number
What is the service population in 2018? - Service Population (Permanent Residents) - Outside City Limits 1what_is_the_service_population_5what_is_the_service_population_5Text
What is the service population in 2018? - Service Population (Including Peak Seasonal) - Inside City Limits 1what_is_the_service_population_6what_is_the_service_population_6Text
What is the service population in 2018? - Service Population (Including Peak Seasonal) - Outside City Limits 1what_is_the_service_population_7what_is_the_service_population_7Text
Please list the number of connections for the following: - Residential - Inside City Limits 1please_list_the_number_of_6please_list_the_number_of_6Number
Please list the number of connections for the following: - Residential - Outside City Limits 1please_list_the_number_of_7please_list_the_number_of_7Number
Please list the number of connections for the following: - Commercial - Inside City Limits 1please_list_the_number_of_8please_list_the_number_of_8Number
Please list the number of connections for the following: - Commercial - Outside City Limits 1please_list_the_number_of_9please_list_the_number_of_9Number
Please list the number of connections for the following: - Other - Inside City Limits 1please_list_the_number_of_10please_list_the_number_of_10Number
Please list the number of connections for the following: - Other - Outside City Limits 1please_list_the_number_of_11please_list_the_number_of_11Number
What is the annual average wastewater base (volume) for a residential customer (x1000 gal. or 1.337 CCFs)?what_is_the_annual_average_1what_is_the_annual_average_1Text
Please provide the following facility, lines, and treatment information: - Total miles of sewer lines (all sizes), not including service lateralsplease_provide_the_following_11please_provide_the_following_11Number
Please provide the following facility, lines, and treatment information: - Total number of pumps and lift stations in your cityplease_provide_the_following_12please_provide_the_following_12Text
Please provide the following facility, lines, and treatment information: - Total number of treatment plantsplease_provide_the_following_13please_provide_the_following_13Text
Please provide the following facility, lines, and treatment information: - What percent of city wastewater lines also serve stormwater (i.e. combined sewer)?please_provide_the_following_14please_provide_the_following_14Text
What level of wastewater treatment is provided to city wastewater (Check all that apply)? - Selected Choicewhat_level_of_wastewaterwhat_level_of_wastewaterText
What level of wastewater treatment is provided to city wastewater (Check all that apply)? - Other (Please Specify) - Textwhat_level_of_wastewater_1what_level_of_wastewater_1Text
Please provide the following system age and capacity information: - Year of original plant construction completionplease_provide_the_following_15please_provide_the_following_15Text
Please provide the following system age and capacity information: - Year of last major plant updateplease_provide_the_following_16please_provide_the_following_16Number
Please provide the following system age and capacity information: - What is the design capacity of your treatment plant(s) in dry weather (MGD)?please_provide_the_following_17please_provide_the_following_17Number
Please provide the following system age and capacity information: - What is the design capacity of your treatment plant(s) in peak wet weather (MGD)?please_provide_the_following_18please_provide_the_following_18Number
Please provide the following system age and capacity information: - What is the total amount of wastewater treated in 2018 (MG)?please_provide_the_following_19please_provide_the_following_19Number
Please provide the following system age and capacity information: - What was the peak dry weather flow in 2018 (MGD)?please_provide_the_following_21please_provide_the_following_21Number
At what percent (%) capacity is the entire wastewater system operating?at_what_percent_capacityat_what_percent_capacityText
In what year will the wastewater system be at maximum capacity?in_what_year_will_thein_what_year_will_theText
Does your city administer an industrial wastewater pre-treatment program?does_your_city_administerdoes_your_city_administerNumber
What percentage (%) of total reclaimed water is reused/applied?what_percentage_of_totalwhat_percentage_of_totalNumber
Where does this reuse and application occur (i.e. city park, private golf course, industrial cooling tower, etc.)?where_does_this_reuse_andwhere_does_this_reuse_andText
Does your city apply biosolids to public/ private property?does_your_city_apply_biosolidsdoes_your_city_apply_biosolidsNumber
Where does this biosolid application occur (i.e. city park, private golf course, etc.)?where_does_this_biosolidwhere_does_this_biosolidText
Does your city landfill biosolids?does_your_city_landfilldoes_your_city_landfillNumber
What percentage (%) of biosolids are landfilled?what_percentage_of_biosolidswhat_percentage_of_biosolidsText
Do you have any additional comments on wastewater services?do_you_have_any_additional_1do_you_have_any_additional_1Text
Does your city provide stormwater services?does_your_city_provide_2does_your_city_provide_2Number
Please list the number of accounts for the following: - Residential - Inside City Limitsplease_list_the_number_of_12please_list_the_number_of_12Number
Please list the number of accounts for the following: - Commercial - Inside City Limitsplease_list_the_number_of_14please_list_the_number_of_14Number
Please list the number of accounts for the following: - Commercial - Outside City Limitsplease_list_the_number_of_15please_list_the_number_of_15Number
Please list the number of accounts for the following: - Other - Inside City Limitsplease_list_the_number_of_16please_list_the_number_of_16Number
Please list the number of accounts for the following: - Other - Outside City Limitsplease_list_the_number_of_17please_list_the_number_of_17Number
Please provide the following facility and water source information: - Total miles of piped systemplease_provide_the_following_22please_provide_the_following_22Number
Please provide the following facility and water source information: - Total miles of open channels, ditches, and swalesplease_provide_the_following_23please_provide_the_following_23Text
What is the average Equivalent Dwelling Unit (EDU) for residential in square feet?what_is_the_average_equivalentwhat_is_the_average_equivalentNumber
Do you have any additional comments on stormwater services?do_you_have_any_additional_2do_you_have_any_additional_2Text

|Thank You for participating in this survey. Do you have any additional comments on any topic in this survey?|thank_you_for_participating|thank_you_for_participating|Text|| |For what services are adjustments made for customer water leaks|for_what_services_are|for_what_services_are|Text|| |Does your city charge for wastewater service?|does_your_city_charge_for_1|does_your_city_charge_for_1|Number|| |Does your city provide drinking water services?|does_your_city_provide|does_your_city_provide|Number|| |What percentage of rate revenue is obligated to debt services for the following systems? - Not Applicable - Wastewater|what_percentage_of_rate_4|what_percentage_of_rate_4|Text|| |Please list the amount of raw and treated water storage you have for the different types of applicable storage: - Other (Please Specify) - Text|please_list_the_amount_of_6|please_list_the_amount_of_6|Text|| |What is the rate structure for your city's water service? - Selected Choice|what_is_the_rate_structure|what_is_the_rate_structure|Text|| |Does your city maintain an asset management system for the following services? - Water|does_your_city_maintain_an|does_your_city_maintain_an|Number|| |Overall, did the rate increase or decrease at the most recent rate change? Please include the percent (%) change. - Decrease (% Decrease) - Text|overall_did_the_rate_increase_8|overall_did_the_rate_increase_8|Text|| |In what year will your daily production exceed design capacity? 1|in_what_year_will_your_daily_1|in_what_year_will_your_daily_1|Text|| |Does your city apply or provide reclaimed water to public/private property?|does_your_city_apply_or|does_your_city_apply_or|Number|| |Region|region|region|Number|| |What is the interest rate?|what_is_the_interest_rate|what_is_the_interest_rate|Text|| |Does your city offer stormwater fee reductions or credits for onsite stormwater management?|does_your_city_offer|does_your_city_offer|Number|| |Overall, did the rate increase or decrease at the most recent rate change? Please also include the percent (%) change. - Selected Choice|overall_did_the_rate_increase|overall_did_the_rate_increase|Text|| |What was the last effective date of your city's most recent rate change for water services? (Please respond with the year only)|what_was_the_last_effective|what_was_the_last_effective|Number|| |Does your city charge for drinking water service?|does_your_city_charge_for|does_your_city_charge_for|Number|| |Please describe these waivers, discounts and reductions:|please_describe_these_waivers|please_describe_these_waivers|Text|| |Do you measure water loss?|do_you_measure_water_loss|do_you_measure_water_loss|Number|| |Please list the amount of raw and treated water storage you have for the different types of applicable storage: - Other (Please Specify) - Raw Water Storage (MG)|please_list_the_amount_of_7|please_list_the_amount_of_7|Number|| |Overall, did the rate increase or decrease at the most recent rate change? Please include the percent (%) change. - Selected Choice|overall_did_the_rate_increase_6|overall_did_the_rate_increase_6|Text|| |How often are bills issued? - Selected Choice|how_often_are_bills_issued|how_often_are_bills_issued|Number|| |Please list the number of accounts for the following: - Residential - Outside City Limits|please_list_the_number_of_13|please_list_the_number_of_13|Number|| |What is the rate structure for your city's wastewater service? - Selected Choice|what_is_the_rate_structure_2|what_is_the_rate_structure_2|Text|| |Overall, did the rate increase or decrease at the most recent rate change? Please include percent (%) change. - Selected Choice|overall_did_the_rate_increase_3|overall_did_the_rate_increase_3|Text|| |Please list the amount of raw and treated water storage you have for the different types of applicable storage: - ASR Reservoir - Treated Water Storage (MG)|please_list_the_amount_of_5|please_list_the_amount_of_5|Number|| |City|city|city|Text|| |Population|population|population|Number|| |QCODE|qcode|qcode|Number|| |How often are bills issued? - Other (Please Specify) - Text|how_often_are_bills_issued_1|how_often_are_bills_issued_1|Text|| |What methods of payment are accepted? (Check all that apply)|what_methods_of_payment_are|what_methods_of_payment_are|Text|| |Do you provide paperless billing?|do_you_provide_paperless|do_you_provide_paperless|Number|| |What methods of enforcement are used for late or nonpayments? (Check all that Apply) - Selected Choice|what_methods_of_enforcement|what_methods_of_enforcement|Text|| |What methods of enforcement are used for late or nonpayments? (Check all that Apply) - Other (Please Specify) - Text|what_methods_of_enforcement_1|what_methods_of_enforcement_1|Text|| |What is the late fee rate?|what_is_the_late_fee_rate|what_is_the_late_fee_rate|Text|| |How many days past due date are allowed before the late fee is assessed?|how_many_days_past_due_date|how_many_days_past_due_date|Text|| |What is the penalties amount and interest rate? - Penalties Amount|what_is_the_penalties_amount|what_is_the_penalties_amount|Text||