Water Meter Questions

Water Consumption
A brochure (PDF) is now available with hints about water conservation, common causes of water loss and sources for repair assistance, as well as sources for assistance with other utilities. We hope you find it helpful.

Water & Sewer Billing
Bills are sent quarterly and are due on the 20th of the month. The city is divided into thirds; one third of the city is billed each month (view the map (PDF)). Billing due dates are as follows:
Billing Zones
Account Numbers
Billing Due Dates
Zone 1
Numbers beginning 02 - 15
February, May, August, November
Zone 2
Numbers beginning 31 - 48
March, June, September, December
Zone 3
Numbers beginning 49 - 81
January, April, July, October

Specific information regarding particular accounts is available from us at 607-274-6580.

If you have recently purchased your residence, please contact the City Chamberlain's Office to make sure we have your name and address for billing. Landlords and tenants should make other arrangements to obtain billing information, if the water bill, by lease agreement, is the responsibility of the tenant.

For further information about water and sewer rates visit the Water and Sewer Division page.