Each property owner is responsible for charges of the Sanitary Sewer Rentals.
The sewer charges are billed quarterly to each property owner and are based on the water consumption into your home.
The rates for the Sanitary Sewer Rentals are as follows:
- Minimum Charge $140.00 based on 1600 cubic feet of water
- Overage Charge $8.15 per 100 cubic feet over the minimum usage
If your sewer charge is not paid by the due date a 10% penalty is added.
Please note: All sewage is transported to and treated by the City of Reading treatment plant. The City sets all costs yearly which reflects the Borough's yearly sewage rate.
Each property owner is responsible for charges of the trash billing.
The annual trash charge is billed to you on a quarterly basis for your convience.
- Annual Trash charge $236.00 per unit
- Quarterly billing $ 54.00 per unit
If your trash charge is not paid by the due date a 10% penalty is added. If it is not paid after the penalty date, trash will not be picked up but residents will still be charged per Ordinance #407.