Billing

Application

The Halstad Municipal Utilities provides the electric, water, sewer and garbage services for the residents of Halstad.  All customers must fill out a New Customer Form to obtain utility services.

Deposit

All customers are required to pay a $100.00 meter deposit upon the request for utility services.  The Halstad Municipal Utilities reserves the right to require chronically delinquent customers to provide a higher meter deposit. 

Payments

In person or by mail - 405 2nd Avenue West
Drive-up drop box - Located outside the utilities office
Automatic payment - To enroll, complete the Direct Payment Authorization form.
Credit/debit card - In person or by phone
Online - Click here

Rates

Residential Electric (RL)                     Water (WA)    
Customer Charge   $ 15.00   Minimum (2,000 gallons)   $ 16.50
Energy   $ 0.108/kWh   2,000 - 8,000 gallons   $ 0.00495/gallon
Surcharge   $ 0.005/kWh   8,000 - 10,000 gallons   $ 0.005775/gallon
        10,000 - 20,000 gallons   $ 0.007425/gallon
Commercial Electric (CL)       20,000 gallons and above   $ 0.007839/gallon
Customer Charge   $ 15.00        
Energy   $ 0.108/kWh   Non-metered Water   $ 24.75
Surcharge   $ 0.005/kWh        
        Bulk Water Rate   $ 0.0066/gallon
Commercial Three Phase (P)            
Customer Charge   $ 15.00   Sewer (SE)    
Energy   $ 0.108/kWh   Minimum (2,000 gallons)   $ 24.00
Surcharge   $ 0.005/kWh   2,000 - 8,000 gallons   $ 0.007852/gallon
        8,000 - 10,000 gallons   $ 0.009162/gallon
Off-Peak Electric (OP)       10,000 - 20,000 gallons   $ 0.01178/gallon
Customer Charge   $ 7.50   20,000 gallons and above   $ 0.01243/gallon
Energy   $ 0.06/kWh        
Surcharge   $ 0.005/kWh   Non-metered Sewer   $ 38.00

 

 

          
                            








 

Due Date

All services are billed for on one monthly utility bill.  Bills are sent out by the 5th of the month and are due by the 21st of the month.  If the 21st falls on a weekend or holiday, the bill is due the next working day.  A penalty of 10% of the current charges will be applied after the 21st.

Disconnection

If payment is not received by the 25th of the month, a disconnect notice will be sent out.  Payment is required by the 10th of the following month, giving 15 days to pay before service could be disconnected.  

Fees

Reconnect fee for non-payment      $ 15.00
After hours reconnect fee      $ 50.00
NSF check fee      $ 30.00
Water reconnect fee      $ 25.00
After hours water disconnection fee      $ 50.00
Sump Pump Violation fee      $ 50.00

 

 

 

 

 

Garbage

The City of Halstad contracts with Fuchs Sanitation for garbage service.  Garbage is picked up early Monday mornings.  Place your garbage in bags or containers on the boulevard.