Utility Rate Changes

Timber Creek Water District Rate

At the November 9, 2020 Commission meeting, the Pottawatomie County Commissioners approved a rate increase for Timber Creek Water District. The base minimum rate will be $20.00 per month and the water usage rate will be $3.61 per 1000 gallons used per month.

Blue Township Sewer District Rate

The City of Manhattan will be increasing the fees to treat sewage for the Blue Township Sewer District. 


Gallons per monthRate
Residential per unitnot applicable$65.03
Retail Office<8,000$69.92
Commercial8,000-15,000$112.03
Commercial Light15,001-30,000$193.11
Commercial Medium30,001-50,000$310.08
Commercial Heavy50,001-100,000$575.17

Any amount over 100,000 gallons will be charged at a rate of $30.00 for each additional 10,000 gallons.

Rate changes will be effective with the February 1, 2021 billing for January, 2021 service.

If you have any questions, please call 785-457-1440.