• Water Customer Service


    Hours of Operation: Monday – Friday 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

    Phone: (817) 237-1234 ext. 301
    Fax: (817) 238-9187

    After hour water emergencies or outages: (817) 738-3675 PRESS 0.

  • Water Payments via Bank Draft


    Bank draft to pay water bills is available. Accounts are drafted on the 10th of the month. Click the link below to print the form or pick a form up at Town Hall. The form must be mailed or brought in to Town Hall completely filled out with a voided check from the account you want your payment to be drafted from.


    Bank Draft

  • E-Billing Request for Utility Payments


    We are pleased to offer e-billing for your utility bill.  You can receive your bill by email instead of it being mailed to you.  At this time the newsletter cannot be attached to the e-bill.  However, you can view the newsletter online at www.lakesidetexas.us.  You can find the newsletter under “My Lakeside”.  

    Please fill out the attached application go get started with e-billing.  You can email the completed form to dianechambers@lakesidetexas.us or drop off at City Hall.  If you have any questions, please feel free to call Diane Chambers at 817-237-1234, ext. 301.

    E-Billing Application

  • Water Payments via Online Payment


    The Town of Lakeside has contracted with Official Payments to accept online payments for water bills. By clicking on the following link, you understand that you are being directed to the website of Official Payments.


    Make a Payment

  • Meter Deposits for New Customers (includes non-refundable Service Fee)


    Residential Inside the City Limits:

    $130.00


    Residential Outside of the City Limits:

    $130.00


    Commercial:

    $180.00

  • Tap Fees


    $1,750.00 plus meter deposit

  • Reconnect Fees


    During business hours:

    In City $30; Outside City $40


    After hours:

    In City $75; Outside City $95

  • Water Rate Schedule


    Minimum/Base Rate ¾ inch meter:

    Inside City Limits: $53.73

    Outside City Limits: $62.41


    Minimum/Base Rate 1 inch meter:

    Inside City Limits: $96.00

    Outside City Limits: $112.34


    Minimum/Base Rate 2 inch meter:

    Inside City Limits: $292.85

    Outside City Limits: $342.62


    276-1,337 cubic feet
    (1st Tier-this includes 1062 cuft):

    Inside City Limits: $2.87

    Outside City Limits: $3.15


    1,338-2,674 cubic feet
    (2nd Tier-this includes 1337 cuft):

    Inside City Limits: $3.74

    Outside City Limits: $4.00


    2,675-4,010 cubic feet
    (3rd Tier-this includes 1336 cuft):

    Inside City Limits: $4.60

    Outside City Limits: $4.86


    4,011-therefore
    (4th Tier):

    Inside City Limits: $5.47

    Outside City Limits: $5.73


    Billing where more than one user is tied to the same meter.  For ¾ inch meters it is the base rate times X where X is the number of users plus volume charges.  For meters larger than a ¾ meter, it is the ¾ base rate times X where X is the number of users plus volume charges or the actual meter size base rate plus volume charges whichever is greater.


    *WATER RATES MAY CHANGE DURING DECLARED DROUGHT EMERGENCIES IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE DROUGHT CONTINGENCY PLAN OF THE TOWN.

  • How to Figure Your Water Bill


    The following is three different customer’s examples of how to figure water bills:

    1.)  Customer uses 1042 cuft who resides outside the Town limits. You will take the 1042 cuft and subtract 275 cuft and this will give you 767 cuft left over. This customer will use the base rate and the 1st tier.


    0-275 cuft (Base Rate)                  $62.41
    767 cuft x $3.15 (1st Tier)            $24.16


    Total for Water Usage:   $86.57


    2.)  Customer uses 3,907 cuft who resides inside the Town limits. You will take the 3097 cuft and subtract the 275 cuft, 1062 cuft, 1337 cuft and this will give you 1233 cuft left over. This customer will use the base rate, all of the first, second tier and 1233 in the third tier.


    0-275 cuft (Base Rate)                  $53.73
    1062 cuft x $2.87 (1st Tier)          $30.48
    1337 cuft x $3.74 (2nd Tier)        $50.00
    1233 cuft x $4.60 (3rd Tier)         $56.72


    Total for Water Usage:   $190.93


    3.)  Customer uses 20,821 cuft who resides inside the Town limits. You will take the 20,821 cuft and subtract the 275 cuft, 1062 cuft, 1337 cuft, 1336 cuft and this will give you 16,811 cuft left over. This customer will use the base rate, all of the first, second, third tier and 16,811 cuft in the last tier.


    0-275 cuft (Base Rate)                  $53.73
    1062 cuft x $2.87 (1st Tier)         $30.48
    1337 cuft x $3.74 (2nd Tier)        $50.00
    1336 cuft x $4.60 (3rd Tier)         $61.45
    16,811 cuft x $5.47 (4th Tier)     $919.57


    Total for Water Usage:   $1,115.23

  • Sewer Rate Schedule


    Sewer Meter Deposit

    $55.00


    Base Rate (minimum monthly service charge):

    $52.35 (effective 10/2/2013)


    Monthly Service Charge:

    $1.96 per 100 cubic foot plus base rate

    (Averaged each year using December, January, and February)

  • Water Consumer Confidence Report (CCR)


    2015 Consumer Confidence Report (CCR)

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    2014 Consumer Confidence Report (CCR)

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    2013 Consumer Confidence Report (CCR)

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    2012 Consumer Confidence Report (CCR)

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    2011 Consumer Confidence Report (CCR)

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  • Other Notices


    Garbage service is added to your water bill if you live in the city limits of Lakeside.