Phase 1 Costs

*the total estimated cost for a Phase 1, single-family property is approximately $100/month.

30-Year Phase 1 Assessment

Begins in December 2018

This shared infrastructure cost is paid over a 30-year period on property taxes.  Starting in December 2018, charges will be reflected in the 2018/2019 property tax installments.  After a full year's cost is collected, a 25%-30% discount will be applied for the following 10 years as part of a successful sales tax initiative.

Below is each property's shared cost to construct Phase 1 of the Sewer Project or Click here to access a list of each property’s assessment. To find your property’s assessment, locate your property on the list by APN number (this number is listed on your property tax bill) or by address. To search for your property, download the document and open the PDF document. 


Sewer Maintenance Fees

Begins once a property is connected

Below you will find the estimated monthly maintenance fees.  These fees are based on the amount of wastewater that is generated from a property or property type. Once a property is connected and using the system, maintenance fees will be collected.

Residential properties will be charged these maintenance fees through property taxes, while commercial properties will be charged based on monthly use of the system on monthly water bills.

*EDU - Equivalent Dwelling Unit : Based on a formula determined by assessment engineers to measure a property's demand on the facilities, and particular benefit it received from those facilities or infrastructure.

Single Family Residence - 1 EDU

Multi-Family Per Unit - .75 EDUs

Mobile Home Per Unit - .60 EDUs

Commercial - EDUs Vary


Private Property Connection Cost

Begins at time of installing the connection

The private property connection varies on the complexity and length of the connection.  For an average single-family residence, the connection cost is estimated at $3,000.

A 20-year, low interest Expanded Use Loan will be available for property owners to finance private property connection costs. This loan will be handled as an optional assessment.  Charges will begin immediately after connecting to the system and payments will be collected via property taxes. Property owners will be notified as to when the HDWD will begin accepting applications for the loan.