Announcements



                                                    News Regarding 2017 Sewer Utility billings:
                                                                                     (uploaded February 28, 2017)

The new due dates for the sewer utility bills will be:

April 1
September 1

                                                                                              New Rates:

The sanitary sewer rates shall be as follows:

A.        Owners of single family residential properties connected to the Borough sanitary sewer system shall pay a flat annual rate in the amount of $350.00 to be paid in equal installments semi-annually to the Dunellen Borough Sanitary Sewer Utility on the first day of April and September, following each period for which sewer service has been provided.

B.        Owners of multi-family residential properties (properties with two, three or four residential units) connected to the Borough sanitary sewer system shall pay a flat annual rate for each residential unit in the amount of $210.00 to be paid in equal installments semi-annually to the Dunellen Borough Sanitary Sewer Utility on the first day of April and September, following each period for which sewer service has been provided.

C.        Owners of non-residential properties, including residential properties with five or more units and mixed residential/commercial properties connected to the Borough sanitary sewer system, shall pay for sewer service based upon the amount of water supplied to the property as determined by meter readings of the first and fourth quarter of the previous year, using these quarters as the basis for calculating the non-residential properties’ current year annual sewer charge, payable semi-annually.  Where water usage cannot be determined by meter reading, the Sewer Utility fee shall be based on the property’s estimated water usage, which estimate shall be calculated using best engineering practices for the property in question.  The sewer rate for non-residential properties shall be $4.25 per 1,000 gallons of water used at the property, whether determined by meter or estimate.  Sewer user fees are to be paid to the Dunellen Borough Sanitary Sewer Utility on the first day of April and September, following each period for which sewer service has been provided.

 

Sewer Utility bills are being processed now and should be received by mid-March.