This page covers some of the common questions and issues that residents have with their sewer and water bills. If your questions are not answered here, please call 651-256-3304.
Payment is automatically deducted each month from checking/savings account - There is no charge and you still receive a statement each month. Automatic Bill Payment Form
Click the icon to pay online.
Payments may be dropped off at:
Mail a check with statement by the 20th of the month. Send payments to:
City of Savage
P.O. Box 25470
St. Paul, MN 55125
City of Savage utility customers now have the option to receive their monthly bills electronically. Payment options remain the same (see above).
Sign up for Electronic Utility Bills from the City of Savage.
Why is my usage always an even number?
Usage is calculated in whole thousands. For example: If your meter reads 362,422, your meter reading on your bill would be 362,000 and the remaining 422 gallons would be reflected on the next bill. This way our system bills out in whole thousands.
My usage seems high this month, why?
Several things can increase your usage in a month. Here are some to keep in mind:
For properties with only sewer and streetlight accounts, the billing cycle is as follows:
Users of the City's utilities are charged a base rate as well as a consumption fee. Base rates are as follows:
Consumption fees are charged for every 1,000 gallons of water consumed. The fees increase depending on usage rates. The rate will apply to the entire amount of water usage if a tier is surpassed. Fees for residential and commercial properties are as follows:
||Up to 11,999 Gallons||12,000 - 15,999 Gallons||> 16,000 Gallons|
|Water (per 1,000 gallons)
The City of Savage has a variety of fees depending on the services required. To find the fee for your service, download the 2014 Fee Schedule.