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COVID-19 Updates and Information.

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September 2020 UPdate.

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Oncor tree trimming - northeast section of UP

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9/11 Ceremony Through the Years.

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Meet your new School Resource Officers!

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The Arbor - September 2020.

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Wednesday, September 23 at 3:45 p.m. - Virtual Preschool STEAM and Stories.

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Thursday, September 24 at 10:45 a.m. - Virtual Toddler Story - UP Public Library

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Friday, September 25 at 10:45 a.m. - Virtual Baby Story Time.

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Upcoming City events have been canceled or suspended due to COVID-19.

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Wednesday, September 30 at 3:45 p.m. - Virtual Preschool STEAM and Stories.

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Tuesday, October 6, 2020 - City Council Meeting

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Water, sewer, and sanitation operations in University Park are funded by user fees, which are included each month on a resident's utility bill. The fees are expressed as either a fixed rate per month, a fixed rate per unit of consumption, or a combination of each.
 

Water Rates

The minimum monthly rates for all metered water service is as follows:
 


Consumption charge: The City charges $4.74 per 1,000 gallons consumed.


Conservation surcharge:  An additional $1.76/1,000 gallons is assessed for all consumption over 30,000 gallons/month.

Drought premium:  In the event that a Stage 3 declaration of the City's drought contingency plan is made, the City Council shall have the option of enacting a special drought premium rate for consumption exceeding 30,000 gallons per month.  The rate shall represent a 50% increase from the existing conservation surcharge rate. 
 

Sewer Rates

Minimum monthly rate: Each water customer is charged a flat monthly amount of $11.00.


Consumption charge: The second piece of a sewer bill is based upon a household's average water consumption during the winter months. This three-month average is multiplied times a rate of $4.97 per 1,000 gallons.
 

Sanitation Rates

For information on sanitation rates, click here