Increases in certain water rates and charges took effect Monday, July 1. Changes include the residential monthly service and volume charges, the reclaimed monthly service and usage charges, and the fire sprinkler monthly service charge.
There are also increases in the monthly usage charges for multifamily, mobile home, commercial, industrial, and construction customers. The Central Arizona Project charge per Ccf increases from $0.69 to $0.70.
Tucson Water’s two-year rate schedule was adopted by Tucson's Mayor and Council on May 22, 2018. The increases help improve the utility’s revenue stability and support capital investment and long-term planning. The average user will see a monthly increase of $3.07. The City of Tucson provides a monthly discount to qualified, low-income customers for monthly utility services statement charges.