As the only provider of electric, water, sewer, trash, and natural gas, we take pride in offering our customers with reliable service. We are dedicated to serving the needs of our customers and are here 24 hours a day in case of emergency. If there is ever a problem with one of your services, our employees are always available to quickly resolve the issue. Below is a chart of our utility services and the charges for those services.
We offer payment plans for customers who have lived at their location for 12 consecutive months. We also offer a direct debit option. For more information, contact the City Office.
The following rate schedule is hereby established for the sale of water to users of the City of Paris and charged to customers:
|Water Usage||User Charge|
|1 to 1,000 gallons||$24.00|
|1,001 to 20,000 gallons||$7.87 per 1,000 gallons|
|20,001 gallons and up||$7.27 per 1,000 gallons|
The minimum charge per month shall be $16.25. In addition, each contributor shall pay a user charge for operation and maintenance including replacement of $4.00 per 1,000 gallons of water.
The following rate schedule is hereby established for the sale of electricity to users of the City of Paris and shall be charged to consumers:
|Usage||User Charge||Usage||User Charge|
|0-100 kwh||$15.00 min. charge||0-100kwh||$15.00 min. charge|
|101-1,000 kwh||0.0841 per kwh||101-500 kwh||0.1173|
|1,001-2,000 kwh||0.0734 per kwh||501-1,000 kwh||0.0907|
|over 2,000 kwh||0.0593 per kwh||1,001-2,000 kwh||0.0701|
|over 2,000 kwh||0.0672|
*Any customer who uses 10,000 kwh or exceeds 50 kw demand usage each month for a period of nine (9) months in a calendar year or more shall be put on the Power Rate schedule.
|No Demand||With Demand|
|0-100 kwh||$15.00 min. charge|
|over 3,000 kwh||0.0584|
In addition to the above compensation, the City of Paris, Missouri shall collect a Purchased Power Adjustment on the sale of each KWH to each customer in each rate classification. For each .01 cent increase or decrease or major fraction thereof, in the City’s monthly purchased power cost of 0.0505 cents per KWH in the first three (3) of four (4) months preceding the billing period, there shall be correspondingly added to or subtracted from each customer’s bill, an amount equal to 0.01 cents per KWH times the total KWH billed to the customers, on all of the above rates.
August 2020 Purchased Power Adjustment: $0.0306
Security Lights: $7/month
GAS RATE: 1.18031 per 100 cf.
Computation for the sale of natural gas shall be by the following formula and sold by the one hundred (100) cubic feet:
METER ACCESSIBILITY CHARGE:
COST PER 100 CUBIC FEET:
WC + O&M / 10
Explanation of symbols:
WC = Wholesale cost of natural gas per DKT
O&M = Operation and maintenance cost (repair and maintenance of lines)= $2.75