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Water Sewer and Garbage Charge Summary

You will receive a monthly bill. Monthly billings will be mailed according to the chart below. To find the zone that you are located in refer to the map here.

Zone Date Mailed Payment Due Penalty Due Credits Applied
26th day
21st of following month
19th day
14th of following month
12th day
7th of following month
5th day
Last day of month

For questions reqarding garbage service, please call Solid Waste at (925) 516-6090.

A delinquency penalty of five percent (5%) will be applied if your payment is not received by your due date. If payment is not received within forty (40) days after the billing, water service will be discontinued.

Your monthly bill will reflect the charges below: All fees are effective as of July 1, 2012. For questions regarding commercial and multi-family rates, please call Utility Billing at (925) 516-5415.

Water - meters are read monthly Residential 1-10 Units = $3.08/unit
One unit = 1,000 gallons   11 - 20 Units = $3.67/unit
    21 - 30 Units = $4.39/unit
    31 and over = $5.12/unit
Sewer   $14.19 - $50.52 max. New residential customers in new construction, charges will be based on the citywide residential average wastewater due to lack of actual usage history. New residential customers in an existing dwelling will be charged the lesser of (1) citywide average or (2) previous wastewater usage history at the service address.
Sewer Lateral Maintenance   $1.75
Meter Charge   $19.65 Meter charge, based on the size of the meter (5/8" or 3/4")
    $29.48 Meter charge, based on the size of the meter(1")

Garbage is serviced every week. Recycling and yard waste are serviced on alternate weeks. Click schedule to view the Recycling and Yard Waste Calendar.

Your garbage price is based on the size of the brown household trash cart that you select. Regardless of the size of your brown cart, you can choose any size for your blue recycling cart and your green yard waste cart. There are three sizes. Please refer to the Brentwood Solid Waste Garbage, Recycling and Yard Waste Service Guide for further information.

  A       $23.35 B       $34.70 C     41.65
Brown 32 gal garbage 64 gal garbage 96 gal garbage
Blue 32, 64 or 96 recycle 32, 64 or 96 recycle 32, 64 or 96 recycle
Green 32, 64 or 96 yard waste 32, 64 or 96 yard waste 32, 64 or 96 yard waste

In addition, new customers will be charged a one-time, non refundable application fee of $35.09 which will appear on your first utility bill.

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Utility Billing       (925) 516-5415
150 City Park Way       (925) 516-5401
Brentwood, CA 94513