12th Avenue NE (south): Mail boxes will be put back. As soon as weather permits the concrete contractor will return. LUELLA: The contractor has completed his 30 day requirement to water sod. It will now be the responsible of the property owner to maintain the sod. Please do not mow the new sod short. 5th Avenue NE: The properties on the east side of 5th Avenue may start driving on their driveways. The concrete contractor would like to start the sidewalk and driveway approaches as soon as weather permits. Please park on the east side of 5th Avenue so that the concrete crew will have room to work.12th Avenue NE (North): It will take approximately one week to finish the underground work (weather permit). Once the underground is finished the concrete contractor will begin working.

2018 Water and Sewer Rates

The following rates are effective January 1, 2018


Water is billed:

  • $4.50 / unit for 0-100 units
  • $5.31 / unit over 100 units
  • minimum charge $9.00


Sewer is billed:

  • $6.50 per 1,000 gallons
  • minimum charge $13.00
  • Sewer usage based on water usage

Other Charges

  • Administrative/Long-Term billed $5.00 per month per user
    • ($1.00 for admin charges)
    • ($2.00 water debt service)
    • ($2.00 sewer debt service)
  • State Surcharge billed $0.50 per month per user
  • Refuse Charge billed $0.06 per unit – minimum $0.12
  • Storm Water Mgmt (living unit) billed $4.40 per month per user
    • All others billed various rates based on acres
  • CIP (effective 9/1/2005) billed $7.20 per living unit (increase effective 1/1/11)
  • Street Light Fee billed $2.00 per statement (effective 5/1/08)

Minimum Utility Bill

  • Monthly minimum utility bill is $41.22
  • Senior Citizen minimum utility bill is $39.02

Senior Rates

  • Minimum $39.02
  • 3 units – $48.98
  • 4 units – $58.94
  • 5 units – $68.90

Second Water Meter for Outside Use Only

  • Charge water rates only – minimum $9.00 per month
  • Seasonal billing – April through October

Loads of Water

  • $6.00 for first unit (1,000 gallons) per month
  • $4.50 for every additional unit per month

Paying your Bill

If you have questions about your utility bill, please contact City Hall.

Please send payment to:
City Hall
PO Box 275
Stewartivlle MN 55976

You may also sign up for Auto Bill Pay, or Pay Your Bill Online.