Utility Billing

Bills are mailed on the second to last working day of the month.  Please pay by check, cash or money order or automatic withdrawal from a checking or savings account.  We also accept credit cards at this time.  Please make note there will be a $3.00 service fee for each transaction or 2.65% service fee for each transaction whichever is greater.   For your convenience a drop box is located in the alley south of our building at 102 3rd Avenue SE, Jamestown.

To make online payments, follow this link: Municipay

All rental accounts require a $100.00 deposit fee within 10 days of establishing  an account.

Current Water Rates

  • Business: base rate of $23.50 including the first 400 Cubic Feet of water used per month, plus $2.86/100 CF for all water used in excess of 400 CF.
  • Residential: base rate of $23.50 including the first 400 Cubic Feet of water used per month, plus $2.86/100 CF for all water used in excess of 400 CF.
  • Multiple Residential: base rate of $11.75per living unit including the first 200 Cubic Feet of water used per living unit per month, plus $2.86/100 CF for all water used in excess of 200 CF per living unit.
  • Mobile Home Courts: base rate of $11.75 per living unit including the first 200 Cubic Feet of water used per living unit per month, plus $2.86/100 CF for all water used in excess of 200 CF per living unit.


Current Wastewater Rates

  • Business/Commercial: $6.49flat rate per month plus $1.82 per 100 Cubic Feet of water used per month.
  • Residential: $6.49 flat rate per month plus $1.82per 100 Cubic Feet of water used to a maximum of 1,200 CF per month.
  • Multiple Residential: $3.24 flat rate per living unit per month plus $1.82per 100 Cubic Feet of water used per month.
  • Mobile Home Courts: $3.24 flat rate per living unit per month plus $1.82 per 100 Cubic Feet of water used per month.


Garbage Collection/Disposal Rates

  • Multi-Residential: $12.55 per month per unit
  • Residential: $13.75 per month
  • Mobile Home Courts: $13.00 per month per unit

Frequently Asked Questions

Is there a deposit required to sign up for services?

All renters that pay water are required to pay a $100.00 deposit.

How do I discontinue water service?

Call City Hall at (701) 252-5900 a couple of days before moving.

How is my usage calculated?

Water is measured in cubic feet. There are 7 1/2 gallons per cubic foot.

How do I set up an automatic pay account?

Customer will need to provide bank information to include routing number, checking or savings account number and name of bank.

Are meters read every month?

Yes, unless there are special circumstances such as a huge amount of snowfall or flooding issues.

What are the hours for the City Baler?

Monday through Friday 8:00 AM – 3:30 PM and Saturday 8:00 AM – 11:30 AM. The address is 3020 18th Street SE, Jamestown.

What day does my garbage get picked up?

Please view the following map.