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DURHAM COUNTY

UTILITY FEE SCHEDULE

EFFECTIVE JULY 1, 2019

                                                     

1.  MONTHLY SERVICE FEES FOR COUNTY CUSTOMERS WITH CITY WATER 

  1. Consumption Rate Charge: $4.68 per hundred cubic feet

  2. Service Charge

Water Meter Size

Monthly Sewer Service Charge

5/8”

$ 4.53

1”

$ 6.08

1.5”

$ 8.28

2”

$ 8.96

3”

$ 21.78

4”

$ 49.10

6”

$ 62.48

8” and above

$ 75.55

 2.  MONTHLY SERVICE FEES FOR COUNTY CUSTOMERS WITHOUT CITY WATER 

Number of Bedrooms

Monthly Charge

1 or 2

$ 25.39

3

$ 57.10

4 or more

$ 91.73

3.  PLAN REVIEW FEE 

                $300.00 for first submittal

                $150.00 for each resubmittal 

4.  POLLUTANT HEADWORKS ANALYSIS FEE 

At Cost 

5.  INSPECTION/MANAGEMENT FEE 

                $2.00 per linear foot 

6.  RE-INSPECTION FEE 

                $1.00 per linear foot / $200.00 minimum 

7.  LATERAL FEE 

                At Cost 

8.  LATERAL INSPECTION FEE 

                $300 

9.  PERMIT APPLICATION FEE                    

                 $300

 10.  PERMIT MODIFICATION FEE

                 $200

 11.  AUTHORIZATION TO CONSTRUCT REVIEW FEE

                 $300

 12.  DEVELOPMENT FEES** 

Customer Type

Charge

Parameter

Single Family (Minimum 2 Bedrooms)

$ 1,242

Each

Single Family (Each Bedroom Above 2)

$ 619

per Bedroom

 

 

 

Multi-Family Units (Apartments, Duplexes, Condominiums)

$ 1,242

Each

(Minimum 2 Bedrooms per Unit)

 

 

Multi-Family (Apartments, Duplexes, Condominiums)

$ 619

per Bedroom

(Each Bedroom Above 2)

 

 

 

 

 

Multi-Family (Motels, Hotels)

$ 619

per Room

Multi-Family (Motels, Hotels with Cooking Facilities in Room)

$ 908

per Room

 

 

 

Nursing/Rest Home

$ 310

per Bed

Nursing/Rest Home with Laundry

$ 621

per Bed

 

 

 

Office - per Shift

$ 130

per Person

Factory - per Shift

$ 130

per Person

Factory with Showers - per Shift

$ 182

per Person

 

 

 

Store, Shopping Center, Mall

$ 517

per 1000 Square Feet

With Food Service ADD

$ 155

per 1000 Square Feet

 

 

 

Restaurant GREATER OF

$ 209

per Seat

OR

$ 209

per 15 Square Feet of Dining Area

Restaurant - 24 Hour Service

$ 266

per Seat

Restaurant - Single Service (Exclusive of Fast Food)

$ 105

per Seat

 

 

 

School - Day - With Cafeteria, Gym, Showers

$ 80

per Student

School - Day - With Cafeteria Only

$ 66

per Student

School - Day - With Neither Cafeteria nor Showers

$ 52

per Student

School - Boarding

$ 310

per Person

 

 

 

Church (Not Including Food Service, Day Care, Camps)

$ 14

per Seat

 

 

 

Miscellaneous (Based on Average Daily Flow of Facilities Not Described Above.)

$ 5.21*

per Gallon

* For facilities discharging high strength wastewater, this rate will be increased proportional to the maximum strength ratio of the waste concentrations to the respective pollutant surcharge concentrations.
** Development Fees are referred to Capital Recovery Fees in the Durham County Sewer Use Ordinance until such time the Ordinance is revised.

13. SURCHARGE FEES

BOD (Biochemical Oxygen Demand)                       

$349.18 per 1,000 pounds BOD

 Surcharge is applied for discharge concentrations greater than 250 mg/L.

TSS (Total Suspended Solids) 

$60.44 per 1,000 pound TSS

 Surcharge is applied for discharge concentrations greater than 180 mg/L.

 TKN (Total Kjeldahl Nitrogen)

 $0.75 per pound TKN

 Surcharge is applied for discharge concentrations greater than 40 mg/L.

TP (Total Phosphorous)

$6.87 per pound TP

 Surcharge is applied for discharge concentrations greater than 5 mg/L. 

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MONITORING CHARGES

EFFECTIVE JULY 1, 2019 
 

Type

Charge

Sampling Fee

$ 95.00

Aluminum

$ 10.00

Ammonia

$ 14.00

Antimony

$ 10.00

Arsenic

$ 10.00

Beryllium

$ 10.00

Bismuth

$ 25.00

BOD5

$ 20.00

Cadmium

$ 10.00

Chloride

$ 10.00

Chromium

$ 10.00

COD

$ 19.00

Copper

$ 10.00

Cyanide

$ 25.00

Fluoride

$ 17.00

Gallium

$ 25.00

Indium

$ 25.00

Lead

$ 10.00

Mercury (Method 1631)

$ 120.00

Molybdenum

$ 10.00

Nickel

$ 10.00

NO2 + NO3

$ 14.00

Oil & Grease (total)

$ 35.00

Oil & Grease (non-polar)

$ 50.00

Oil & Grease (polar)

$ 50.00

Organic Compounds (EPA 624 & 625)

$ 335.00

Pesticides (EPA 608 & 614)

$ 140.00

Selenium

$ 10.00

Silver

$ 10.00

Tellurium

$ 25.00

Tin

$ 10.00

TKN

$ 19.00

Total Petroleum Hydrocarbons (TPH)

$ 110.00

Total Phosphorus

$ 15.00

Total Residual Chlorine (TRC)

$ 15.00

TSS

$ 10.00

Total Toxic Organics (TTO)

$ 495.00

Volatile Organic Compounds (VOC) (EPA 624)

$ 110.00

Zinc

$ 10.00

Acetone

$ 95.00

Ethyl Acetate

Isopropyl Acetate

Methylene Chloride

n-Amyl Acetate

 
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