Water Supply and Rates

Pure and Clean! The 15 million-gallon reservoir water supply for Bridgewater is from three large fresh water lakes and is one of the largest water reserves in Nova Scotia. Bridgewater boasts a new state-of-the-art $7.8 million water treatment plant that anticipates having a 4 million-gallon capacity. The current wastewater treatment plant has a three million-gallon per day capacity with expansion capabilities.

 

WATER RATES:

Water Rates At A Glance:

 Size of Meter Base (inches)

Quarterly Charge ($)

 

1 August 2005

1 August 2006

1 August 2007

1 June 2009 

 5/8

45.50

47.99

50.59

 53.50

 3/4

66.12

69.82

73.69

 77.76

 1

107.34

113.47

119.87

 126.29

 1 1/2

210.41

222.61

235.35

 247.61

 2

334.09

353.57

373.92

 393.20

 3

663.91

702.81

743.43

 781.42

 4

1,034.95

1,095.70

1,159.14

 1,218.18

 6

2,065.62  

2,187.06 

2,313.87 

 2,431.38

 8

 -

 - 

 -

 4.372.50

 

Consumption Rates Per Cubic Meters (m3)

1 August 2005 Quarterly Rates Per Cubic Meters (m3)
First 25,000 m3 per quarter $0.75 per m3
Over 25,000 m3 per quarter $0.30 per m3
   
1 August 2006  
First 25,000 m3 per quarter $0.79 per m3
Over 25,000 m3 per quarter $0.32 per m3
   
1 August 2007  
First 25,000 m3 per quarter $0.83 per m3
Over 25,000 m3 per quarter $0.33 per m3
   
1 June 2009  
First 25,000 m3 per quarter  $0.887 per m3 
Over 25,000 m3 per quarter  $0.375 per m3