Utilities

The City of Tulelake accepts payments made by check, money order, cashiers check or credit card. 
We do not accept cash payments. 
After office hours: Deposit your payment into the payment drop slot at City Hall (located to the left of the front door). Please do not leave cash in the payment drop slot. 

Thank you!

MONTHLY UTILITY RATES:

WATER:

Residential and commercial users:  $28.61 for the first 3500 cubic feet.  Add $0.70 for every 100 cubic feet over 3500

Outside water districts:  $28.61 for the first 1000 cubic feet.  Add $0.70 for every 100 cubic feet over 1000

SEWER:

$45.00 base rate for residential and commercial users

GARBAGE:

$16.43 - you are allowed three (3) 40-gal, or smaller, garbage cans per week (the city does NOT provide the cans).  Garbage cans must be in good working condition and have a secure lid.  Any cans with holes, broken wheels, cracks, etc will be thrown away and/or garbage not picked up.  Extra cans will be an additional $3.75 each.  Please make sure your garbage cans do not weigh more than 60 pounds when filled

GATE FEE:

$6.75 - this is a mandatory fee to help cover charges the City has to pay the Transfer Station to dump your garbage

BURN PIT:

April through November your monthly utility bill will increase by $5.00.  This fee is to help with maintenance and upkeep costs of the burn pit and also helps cover the wages of the Burn Pit Attendant

Use the Burn Pit for all of your green matter; lawn clippings, tree trimmings, leaves, etc.  The use of the Burn Pit is reserved for City residents only and is NOT for any household garbage!  Thank you!