Water Billing Clerk
Residents are reminded that there are three ways to pay your City of Oakbrook Terrace water bill: by mail, , pay in person at City Hall, or drop your payment into the convenient drop-box located at the Butterfield Road entrance to City Hall. If paying by mail, please send it no less than five mailing days before the due date to avoid a penalty for late payment.
Failure to Receive Water Bill does not Relieve Customer of Penalty Charge
§ 52.07 WATER METERS REQUIRED.
Each building or dwelling unit served by the municipal water system shall be equipped with a functioning water meter furnished by this municipality. The city will provide water meters as part of the tap on fee. The city will retain ownership of water meters. The city shall read or cause to be read every water meter in use in this municipality bi-monthly or at such other times as the City Administrator, with the concurrence of the City Council, determines is appropriate.
Beginning January 1, 2015, and thereafter, each lot or premises within the city that is served by the municipal water system shall pay a minimum bi-monthly water service charge of $59.82 for up to and including the first 6,000 gallons of water use, and shall pay $9.97 per 1,000 gallons of water use thereafter, rounded down to the nearest 1,000 gallons. Water use charges for each lot or premises outside the city limits that is served by the municipal water system shall be according to established city policies. The city reserves the right to permanently impose higher water service charges on lots or premises located outside the municipal boundaries than on lots or premises located within the municipal boundaries. The city reserves the right to make reasonable changes in water service rates to reflect changes in costs of providing water service.