Mill Levy of North Newton is currently at 32.833 for 2014.
WATER, SEWER, SOLID WASTE (TRASH AND RECYCLING) are billed by the City of North Newton. The bill is prepared and mailed monthly on the 1st. Your payment is due the 15th of the month. A 5% penalty is applied to delinquent accounts on or around the 15th. If payment has not been received by the first of the next month, water service is disconnected. To restore water service, the customer must pay the delinquent bill plus a $30 re-connection charge at City Hall. If City personnel is called in after hours to restore water services the fee is $100.
WATER meters are read during the middle of every month. The minimum charge is $14.65 for zero to 300 cubic feet of water consumption. Charges on usage above 300 cf are based on a graduated scale. A one-time charge of $30 to set up your services will appear on your first bill as a miscellaneous charge. Renters are required to pay a $50 water deposit when setting up service.
SEWER is based on the winter quarter (mid-November through mid-February) water usage. Sewer is re-averaged yearly on your April bill and rates are fixed for the remainder of the year. The minimum charge is $55.66 for zero to 300 cubic feet. The charge above the minimum of 300 cubic feet is $10.36 per 100 cubic feet.
SOLID WASTE: Trash and Recycling services are contracted with South Central Recycling. Trash and recycling is picked up every Wednesday morning. If trash and recycle day falls on a holiday the regular schedule is followed with the exception of Christmas Day. Each residence will receive fifty black trash bags and fifty clear recycling bags from South Central Recycling. Please furnish your own bags when your supply is depleted. The charge is $16.00 a month for trash and recycling. Please see the Trash & Recyling Guide for more detailed information.
CREDIT AND DEBIT CARDS:
* American Express, Discover and Mastercard credit cards are accepted.
* Visa and Mastercard debit cards are accepted.
A 3% transaction fee is applied to all card payments
NIGHT DEPOSIT BOX is located directly in front of City Hall's main entrance.
AUTOMATIC BANK PAYMENT OPTION: Customers may sign up to have their utility bill automatically deducted from their bank account. Withdrawals occur on the 15th of each month or the first business day after the 15th. A pre-authorization period must occur after you sign up before automatic bill pay begins.
NORTH NEWTON CITY HALL
2601 N. MAIN
P.O. BOX 87
NORTH NEWTON, KS 67117
Hours: Monday - Thursday 8:00am - 5:00pm, Friday 8:00 - Noon
Phone: 316 283-7633 Fax: 316 283-6660 Police Dept: 316 283-3191