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CURRENT CCR (CONSUMER CONFIDENCE REPORT)

PROCESS TO BEGIN NEW WATER SERVICE

If you have any questions or need a quote on cost of new connection, call City Hall at 903-671-2775 and speak with customer service or the utility billing clerk.

If service is for existing residence with a water meter in tact, the following is required:

  • Signed User Agreement
  • Signed Payment and Shut-Off Policy
  • Signed Service Agreement
  • Signed Utility Easement (does not apply to renters)
  • Meter Deposit of $100 (plus additional $100 deposit for renters)
  • Connection/transfer fee of $15

If service is for NEW residence with NO water meter in tact, the following is required:

  • Signed User Agreement
  • Signed Payment and Shut-Off Policy
  • Signed Service Agreement
  • Signed Utility Easement
  • Meter Deposit of $100
  • Inspection fee of $30
  • Water tap fee (cost depends on size of tap)
  • Sewer tap fee (if applicable)
  • Bore fee (if applicable)

DISCLOSURE OF INFORMATION: If you would like to make your address, telephone number, and any information relating to the volume or units of water usage or the amounts billed public information, please submit this form.


CURRENT RATES/TERMS: See Ordinance No. 19-23-37 for current water & wastewater rates, fees, and terms of service. Please note that rates increased effective February 2022.


TRASH SERVICE

Ameri-Tex trash pick up service is mandatory for residents inside city limits, and is available for City water customers outside city limits. Pick up is every Wednesday.  Call City Hall for more details.

RULES FOR CURBSIDE PICKUP WITH AMERI-TEX

Volume.  AmeriTex Services will provide a 95-gallon waste cart container for the Customer for use.  For waste placed within the waste cart containers, Customers shall use plastic sacks designed to store solid waste with sufficient strength to animate physical integrity when lifted by the top.  Customers are limited weekly to set out waste not to exceed the volume of what can be contained within the number of containers the Customer is paying for, whether that is one or more containers.  Regardless of the number of containers Customer has, if Customer deposits waste for collection in addition to the permitted volume limit on more than just a periodic basis, Ameri-Tex may at its sole discretion charge Customer an additional reasonable charge for collection of that excess waste or may require Customer to obtain and pay for an additional container.   


Bundles/Rubbish.  Customers shall dispose of Bundles and Rubbish in the following manner: Tree, shrubs, brush trimmings, other Rubbish or cardboard, newspapers and magazines shall be securely tied together forming an easily handled package not exceeding three feet in length or 35 lbs. in weight.  If Customers dispose of Bundles or Rubbish in a manner not permitted by this agreement, Ameri-Tex may in its sole discretion add an additional reasonable charge for collection of the Bundles and Rubbish.   


NEW TRASH RATES BECOME EFFECTIVE

AS OF APRIL 2022 BILLING

INSIDE CITY RESIDENTIAL - 1 CART

Additional carts:  $11.67 each cart

$14.97/mo

was $16.97

OUTSIDE CITY RESIDENTIAL - 1 CART

Additional carts:  $20.19 each cart

$26.59/mo

was $28.59

COMMERCIAL INSIDE CITY - 1 CART

Call City Hall for dumpster rates

$22.75/mo

was $24.75

*NEW SERVICE AVAILABLE EFFECTIVE MAY 2022*

MONTHLY JUNK/BULK WASTE REMOVAL

Customers may request additional monthly junk or bulk waste removal services no later than the third (3rd) Monday of each month. Pickup will be the third (3rd) Friday of each month. Cost will be per item; and any item that requires more than two individuals of average strength to pick up and load by hand shall be excluded. Batteries, tires and paint also excluded. Contact City Hall for more information.



AMT PER ITEM  $12.00



TCEQ REQUIRED NOTICES


TEXARKANA WATER UTILITIES NOTICES