Water is billed monthly in arrears.
All meters are read every month.
Seasonal water is turned on/off, by request, May 1st to Sept 30th each year. It is the homeowners responsibility to call for an appointment a minimum of 48 hours in advance to turn the water on/off. Office hours are 9-12 and 1-5, Monday – Friday. We do not carry out on/off’s at the weekend unless it is a water break emergency.
REGARDING RATES FOR WATER USAGE
1. Current Monthly Water Rates:
0 to 3,000 gallons $50.00 minimum per month
3,001-5000 $0.50 per 100 gallons
5001-8000 $0.75 per 100 gallons
8001-11,000 $1.50 per 100 gallons
11,001-9,999,999 $3.00 per 100 gallons
Infrastructure charge: $25 per month
- Water rates for the use of water from the Water Tower: $3.00 per 100 gallons
|Emergency or weekend connection/disconnection:||$150.00|
|Disconnection/connection due to arrears:||$150.00|
4. Water meter deposits: $200.00
5. N.S.F cheques: $45.00
6. Arrears 2% added monthly after 60 days
Please note, any water charges not paid by December 31 each year, will be transferred to taxes and will incur interest on the 1st of each month it remains unpaid.
Bylaw 1/22 The Water Bylaw
Buena Vista’s Water Quality
Saskatchewan Ministry of Environment requires that at least once each year waterworks owners provide notification to consumers of the quality of water produced and supplied as well as information on the performance of the waterworks in submitting samples as required by a Minister’s Order or Permit to Operate a waterworks. The following is a summary of the Village of Buena Vista’s water quality and sample submission compliance record for the current year.