Utility Rates

UTILITY RATE

Commencing July 1, 2014, tax rates are as follows:

Real Estate Tax Information:
Tax Collector:  Brenda L. Haynes, Clerk-Treasurer
Tax Rate: .360
Amount is based on $100 of Assessment
Interest applies after October 1st at a rate of .67% per month

Water/Sewer/Garbage/Bay Fee Information:
Water Rates Effective July 1, 2016
In-Town Rate                                                Rate per 1,000 gallons                      Fixed Charges
0 – 6,000 gallons                                                                                                                     51.23

> –  6,000 gallons                                                         6.57

Out – of -Town Rate                                   Rate per 1,000 gallons                      Fixed Charges

0 – 6,000 gallons                                                                                                                     69.76

> –  6,000 gallons                                                         9.15

Sewer Rates

In-Town Rate                                                Rate per 1,000 gallons                      Fixed Charges
0 – 6,000 gallons                                                                                                                     68.40

> –  6,000 gallons                                                         9.61

Out – of -Town Rate                                   Rate per 1,000 gallons                      Fixed Charges

0 – 6,000 gallons                                                                                                                     91.39

> –  6,000 gallons                                                         12.87

Flat Utility Fee per Quarter

Flat Fee Residential Rate                                             Apartment Fee Rate
$25.00                                                                       $25.00 + $4.00 per unit

Commercial Fee Rate
$60.00

Garbage Rates
Garbage collection fees shall be $36.00 per quarter per unit.

This service is only provided to In-Town Residents.

Waste collection is collected weekly on Thursday mornings.  Please do not place at the curbside no earlier than 4:00 p.m. before collection.

Yard waste is collected weekly on Tuesday mornings, and will run starting the first week in April through the last week in November.  Please do not place at the curbside no earlier than 4:00 p.m. before collection.

The Town does not endorse a particular waste company for recycling, but several are available for a nominal fee for recycling in the Town on a weekly basis.  Please call the company of your choice, and RECYCLE.

Bay Restoration Fee

NOTICE

Notice is hereby given that the Town of Funkstown has adopted a procedure for exempting certain residents who qualify for financial hardship to be relieved of the payment of the Bay Restoration Fee on their water/sewer bill.

In the event that an exemption is granted to a qualified individual, said exemption is only valid for the fiscal year in which it is granted, and must be renewed on an annual basis prior to May 30 of the fiscal year in question.

Information and application forms pertaining to same are on file in the clerk’s office, Town Hall, Funkstown, and are incorporated by reference.  Contact Brenda Haynes for a meeting to determine eligibility.

You may obtain copies and information at the clerk’s office, 30 East Baltimore Street, Funkstown, Maryland.

Brenda L. Haynes
Clerk-Treasurer

In compliance with the requirements of the Safe Drinking Water Act To down load the current Confidence report please click the link below.

2015 Consumer Confidence Report PWSID# MD0210010

 

2015 Funkstown Consumer Confidence Report