2018 Rate Increase

2018 Rate Increase = 3%

BMMD must increase water & sewer service rates on an annual basis to keep pace with inflation as well as cover neededinfrastructure upgrades. Other increase factors include rising operating, maintenance, fuel, and equipment costs. The 3% increaseis outlined as follows:

  Old Quarterly
Water/Sewer Rate
3% Increase
Quarterly
New 2018 Quarterly
Water/Sewer Rate
Wildernest $144 $4.32 $148.32
Cortina Ridge $216 $6.48 $222.48

The increase will be reflected on the first quarter (1/1/18-3/31/18) water/sewer bill which will be mailed out to property owners the first week of April. For those customers that pay bills using bank checks, you will need to adjust the amount on your Automatic Bill Pay account to reflect the new quarterly rates as listed above. You can also make sure your are paying your bills on time by using the quarterly billing dates as outlined below.

Quarter Billing Period Mailed to Customer Due Date
1st-2018 Jan 1 - Mar 31 1st week of April April 27, 2018
2nd-2018 April 1 - June 30 1st week of July July 27, 2018
3rd-2018 July 1 - Sept 30 1st week of October Oct 26, 2018
4th-2018 Oct 1 - Dec 31 1st week of January Jan 25, 2019

There are several options to pay your quarterly utility bill. You can mail a check, pay on-line with credit card or electronic check, sign up for Auto Withdraw, or drop a check at the office. Visit the BMMD website for more information and to download the appropriate forms.