Water & Sewer

The Harrisburg Water & Sewer Department's responsibility is to maintain and improve the long-term quality and reliability of water and sewer services in the Town of Harrisburg. The primary goals are cost control, efficient delivery of service and environmental protection. Accordingly, it is necessary for the Town to maintain and improve the water distribution and sewer collection systems, to establish and administer a sound billing and collection system that is fair and efficient, and to maintain a strong financial structure.

Quick Links
2015 Annual Drink Water Quality Reports:
Town of Harrisburg
Brookdale
Providence Manor
Wastewater Collection System 2015 Annual Performance Report
Fiscal Year 2015 Budget Ordinance
Utilities Inc. Customer Notification
Fats, Oils & Grease Ordinance

Water & Sewer Tap Fees

Water & Sewer Rates and Fees Inside Town Limits

Residential Customers

Water Rates
0-2,000 gallons                     $10.38 first 2,000 gallons
2,001-6,000 gallons               $6.37 per additional 1,000 gallons
6,001-9,000 gallons               $7.39 per additional 1,000 gallons
9,001 gallons and above        $8.51 per additional 1,000 gallons
     
Sewer Rates
0-2,000 gallons                    $8.28 first 2,000 gallons
2,001-12,000 gallons            $7.01 per additional 1,000 gallons

Commercial Customers

Water Rates
0-2,000 gallons                    $21.37 first 2,000 gallons
2,001-15,000 gallons            $7.56 per additional 1,000 gallons
15,001 gallons and above     $8.83 per additional 1,000 gallons
     
Sewer Rates
0-2,000 gallons                    $14.25 first 2,000 gallons
2,001 gallons and above       $8.26 per additional 1,000 gallons

Water & Sewer Rates and Fees Outside Town Limits

Residential Customers

Water Rates
0-2,000 gallons                    $14.84 first 2,000 gallons
2,001 gallons and above       $9.81 per additional 1,000 gallons
     
Sewer Rates
0-2,000 gallons                    $12.23 first 2,000 gallons
2,001-12,000 gallons            $10.00 per additional 1,000 gallons

Commercial Customers

Water Rates
0-2,000 gallons                    $30.59 first 2,000 gallons
2,001-15,000 gallons            $9.45 per additional 1,000 gallons
15,001 gallons and above     $10.35 per additional 1,000 gallons
     
Sewer Rates
0-2,000 gallons                    $20.97 first 2,000 gallons 
2,001 gallons and above       $11.18 per additional 1,000 gallons

Flat Sewer Rate: $52.22 per month

Stormwater Fee: $5.62 per month

Disconnect Fee: $100 

There is no reconnection service available from 5 p.m. to 8 a.m. For more information, please call Customer Service at 704-455-5614 Monday-Friday from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Resources & Links

Please remember that fats, oils, and grease should be treated as valuable resources that can be recycled whenever possible. For more information about the FOG program contact the Town at 704-455-5614. We are happy to assist in any way. Below are other resources to help keep you informed. Educational materials used on this website courtesy of the North Carolina Department of Environment and Natural Resources.

Prevent Sewer Backups
Municipal Sewer Use Ordinance
Don't Feed the Grease Goblin!
North Carolina Department of Environment and Natural Resources
The Green Plan for the Food Service Industry
North Carolina Division of Pollution Prevention and Environmental Assistance