Utility Information

City Hall

(478) 892-3240 
After Hour Emergencies call 783-1212 or 911

 

Utility Bills should be mailed to:
City of Hawkinsville
P.O. Box 120
Hawkinsville, GA 31036

 

The City of Hawkinsville provides Water, Sewer, Natural Gas Services, and Sanitation Services.

 

The City of Hawkinsville requires all utility bills paid by the 10th of each month. There is a 10% penalty assessed after the 10th (could change due to holidays and weekends). If unpaid by the 20th, services will be discontinued.

 Click here to see a sample of our billing statement. 

 

Natural Gas РClick here to view our Excess Flow Valve Notice

THE CITY OF HAWKINSVILLE

UTILITY DEPARTMENT

96 Broad Street

Hawkinsville, GA 31036

478-892-3240

After Hours Emergencies ‚Äď Call 478-783-1212 or 911

The City of Hawkinsville provides Water, Sewer, Natural Gas Services, and Sanitation Services.

THE CITY OF HAWKINSVILLE RESERVES THE RIGHT TO MAKE ANY CHANGES, ADDITIONS, OR DELETIONS FROM THE POLICIES AND RATES.

Flat Fees

Residential & Commercial Connection Fee

Water – $25.00

Gas – $25.00

Temporary Connect Fee for Cleaning (5 day service only)

Water – $25.00

Gas – $25.00

Residential Deposit

Water – $75.00

Gas – $150.00

Commercial Deposit

Water  Р$100.00

Gas – $200.00

Returned Check Fee

$25.00

Water Tap On

Inside City

Outside City

3/4″ Meter

$400.00

$600.00

1″ Meter

$500.00

$700.00

1 1/2″ Meter

$850.00

$1,000.00

2″ Meter

$1,250.00

$1,400.00

3″ Meter

$2,450.00

$2,650.00

4″ Meter

$3,600.00

$3,800.00

6″ Meter

$5,400.00

$5,600.00

2″ Compound Meter

$2,100.00

$2,400.00

3″ Compound Meter

$2,900.00

$3,300.00

4″ Compound Meter

$4,700.00

$4,900.00

6″ Compound Meter

$7,000.00

$7,450.00

Sprinkler Meter

$175.00

Sewer Tap On

$250.00

Pavement Cuts (Each Cut Made)

$150.00

Gas Tap On

Inside City

Outside City

5/8″ Meter

$200.00

$300.00

3/4″ Meter

$225.00

$325.00

  • ¬†CONNECTION FEES

The City of Hawkinsville requires a water connection fee for each location, also a gas connection fee for each location that services natural gas. The connection fees are NON-REFUNDABLE AND ARE PAYABLE PRIOR TO CONNECTIONS.

  • DEPOSIT FEES:

Effective July 7, 2002, The City of Hawkinsville requires a deposit for water and gas services for ALL customers.  Fees are payable prior to connections.

(Disclosure statement:¬† Customer deposits ‚Äď residential and commercial ‚Äď will be credited to utility accounts one year from the date of deposit, providing the account reflects a 12 month good credit history.)

Gas services can be turned off during the summer season with a turn on fee of $52.50, subject to updated deposit fees.

Water Rates

Residential

Commercial

Industrial

Inside

Outside

Inside

Outside

Inside

Outside

Minimum Usage

2500

2500

2500

2500

2500

2500

Base Charge

$11.00

$22.00

$16.50

$33.00

$16.50

$33.00

Charge Per 1000 Gallons

$2.85

$2.85

$2.85

$2.85

$2.85

$2.85

Sewer Rates

Residential

Commercial

Industrial

Inside

Outside

Inside

Outside

Inside

Outside

Minimum Usage

2500

2500

2500

2500

2500

2500

Base Charge

$11.00

$22.00

$16.50

$33.00

$16.50

$33.00

Charge Per 1000 Gallons

$3.00

$3.00

$3.00

$3.00

$3.00

$3.00

Sewer Rates

Percent

Prison Rate Percent of Water Consumption

90.00%

Gas Rates

Residential

Commercial

Interruptible

Dryers

Inside

Outside

Inside

Outside

Inside

Outside

Inside

Outside

Base Fee

$7.50

$7.50

$7.50

$7.50

$7.50

$7.50

$7.50

$7.50

Chg/MMBTU

COST PLUS $4.00

COST PLUS $3.00

 

Garbage Rates

Inside

Residential – Front Yard

1 Cart

$10.00

Residential – Front Yard

2 Carts

$13.00

Residential – Front Yard

3 Carts

$16.00

Residential – Back Yard

1 Cart

$14.00

Residential – Back Yard

2 Carts

$17.00

Residential – Back Yard

3 Carts

$20.00

Commercial

1 Cart

$15.00

Commercial

2 Carts

$18.00

Commercial

3 Carts

$21.00

Commercial

4 Carts

$24.00

Commercial

5 Carts

$27.00

Trash Pickup

Inside

Residential

$10.00

Mosquito Fee

 

Residential

$2.00

Dumpster Rates

6 Yard Dumpster

1 Pickup

$37.00

6 Yard Dumpster

2 Pickups

$74.00

6 Yard Dumpster

3 Pickups

$111.00

6 Yard Dumpster

4 Pickups

$148.00

6 Yard Dumpster

5 Pickups

$185.00

6 Yard Dumpster

6 Pickups

$222.00

8 Yard Dumpster

1 Pickup

$49.00

8 Yard Dumpster

2 Pickups

$98.00

8 Yard Dumpster

3 Pickups

$147.00

8 Yard Dumpster

4 Pickups

$196.00

8 Yard Dumpster

5 Pickups

$245.00

8 Yard Dumpster

6 Pickups

$294.00

Debris such as concrete, sheetrock, carpet, tires or junk cards will not be picked up by the city. In the event that such debris is left on the City right of way, the owner or resident will be cited. Fines are $250 for the first offense and $400 for any subsequent offense.

Yard trimmings, grass clippings, limbs and leaves must be separated from other debris and not mixed together. This should be piled on the curb and not put into bags.

Professional tree trimmers, building contractors and professional landscapers are responsible for removing all of the debris they create.

More than one truck load of yard trash per month, per resident will be charged an additional fee of $15 per trip thereafter, and $27 per ton.Yard waste is picked up monthly per the schedule and must be placed by the curb by 7:00 a.m.  Businesses that use a household cart are not provided yard waste pickup.

Yard waste includes:

  • Leaves
  • Pine straw
  • Pine cones
  • Grass clippings
  • Tree trimmings
  • Other matter generated from the maintenance of your yard

(Code 1969, § 9-1; Ord. of 12-8-87, § 9-1)

Yard waste DOES NOT include:

  • Plastic painting tubs
  • Lumber
  • Landscaping timbers
  • Wooden fencing
  • Posts, pallets, cross ties
  • Any type of land clearing
  • Furniture
  • Mattresses
  • Appliances
  • Construction Debris
  • Carpet/Padding
  • Household Trash

Tree trimmings, hedge clippings and similar materials shall be cut to a length not to exceed four (4) feet and securely tied in bundles not more than two (2) feet thick before being deposited for pick up. (Ord. of 10-2-73, § 4)