The City of West Fargo hired an independent utility rate expert to conduct a Cost of Service Analysis (COSA), which builds the rate based on the cost of providing water and sewer according to industry standard methodology. The result of the City of West Fargo’s COSA created a rate structure that covers the cost of providing clean water, treating sewage and maintaining water and sewer infrastructure.
- The water charge is comprised of a monthly fixed charge based on the property’s meter size plus a usage charge per 1,000 gallons.
- The sewer charge is comprised of a monthly fixed charge plus a usage charge per 1,000 gallons.
West Fargo City Commission Meeting to approve resolution modifying water rate - Feb. 6, 2023