Utilities

Hours: Monday through Thursday

             8:00 AM to 5:30 PM            719-523-4528

            To pay your utility bill online click HERE

Utility Rates:

The Town of Springfield made adjustments to the water and sewer rates effective April 1, 2021. Click on the water and sewer links for further information.

Sewer:

System Type: Oxidation Lagoon

Sewer Tap Fees

Residential Tap Fee: $750.00

Non-Residential Users Tap Fee: the tap fee shall be calculated as follows: non-irrigation monthly water consumption in gallons/6,350 x $750.00

Monthly sewer user charges:

Residential users - $15.50

Non-residential users with non-irrigation monthly potable consumption no greater than 6,350 gallons pe month - $15.50

Non-residential users with non-irrigation monthly water consumption greater than 6,350 gallons per month - the monthly charge shall be calculated as follows:

        non-irrigation monthly water consumption in gallons/6,350 x $15.50

All non-residential users shall pay an additional service charge per month of 5 cents per 1,000 gallons for each 25mg/l over 280 mg/l of biochemical oxygen demand (BOD)

Rural sewer rates are 2.0 times the in Town rate.

Water:

Water Tap Fee: talk to Town Staff

Minimum Water Meter Deposit - $50.00

Commercial and Residential User Rates:

    minimum up to 2,000 gallons flat charge of  $10.00

    next 18,000 gallons, per 1000 gallons          $2.00 per 1000 

    next 30,000 gallons, per 1000 gallons          $2.50 per 1000

    over 50,000 gallons, per 1000 gallons          $3.00 per 1000

Rural water rates are 1 1/2 times the in-town rates

Water Maintenance Fee: see fee schedule

Electric:

Minimum Residential Electric Deposit - $100.00

Minimum Commercial Electric Deposit - $200.00

Residential Electric Rates: Minimum bill is $9.50, State sales tax 0%, City sales tax 2.00%, all kWh is at $0.1410 per kWh

Commercial GS1 Electric Rates: Min bill is $15.00, State sales tax 2.90%, City sales tax 2.00%, all kWh is at $0.1374 per kWh

Commercial GS3 Electric Rates: Min bill is $18.00, State sales tax 2.90%, City sales tax 2.00%, all kWh is at $0.1455 per kWh

Large Power Rates: GS-D Minimum bill is $90.00, State sales tax 2.90%, City sales tax 2.00%, Demand charge all kW is $14.54, and the energy charge is at $0.9110 per kWh

Private Area Light (PAL): monthly charges shall be added to an existing metered account as per PAL contract for service signed by the customer responsible for the metered service payments.

  kWh/mo for ECA   $/lamp
 175 MV  70   $ 10.50
 100 HPS  40   $   8.00
 48 LED  48   $   8.00
 250 HPS 100   $ 13.50
 400 HPS 160   $ 19.00