Cave Creek Water General Info, Links and Forms

Meter Charges: Capacity/ Development Fees


Sewer Availability Letter of Request


Utility Records Requests

All records for utilities must be requested through the RequestTracker.

Letter to our Cave Creek Water Customers 

A letter to our Cave Creek Water Customers (PDF) was inserted into the billing mailed in September 2018.

Cave Creek Water Policy

As of December 4, 2017 the Cave Creek Town Council approved the Cave Creek Water Policy in order to ensure a safe and reliable water supply for new and existing customers, both within the Town of Cave Creek and within service areas outside the jurisdiction of the Town. You can review the Water Policy (PDF).

Cave Creek Water Will Serve Requests

Water Will Serve Request forms for Cave Creek, Carefree, and Desert Hills are available. For additional information or questions please contact Madison Edens at 480-488-6619 or via email.

Monthly Base, Usage and Sewer Rates

New rates effective July 16, 2020. For more information about the new rates see Town Resolutions: R2020-14 and R2020-15.


CAVE CREEK MONTHLY WATER BASE RATES EFFECTIVE JULY 16, 2020

 METER SIZE FEE
 5/8" x 3/4"$56.85
 5/8" x 3/4" with booster$67.02
 1" $56.85
 1" with booster$67.02
1-1/2" $141.79
 1-1/2" with booster$151.96
 2"$226.95
 2" with booster$237.12
 3"$454.33
 4"$709.81
 Standpipe$56.85


CAVE CREEK USAGE RATES

 RESIDENTIAL AND COMMERCIAL ALL METER SIZES RATE PER 1,000 GALLONS
 1st Tier (0-10,000 gallons)$3.09
 2nd Tier (10,001-20,000 gallons)$4.64
 3rd Tier (20,001 - 30,000 gallons)$6.96
 4th Tier (30,001-50,000 gallons)$10.44
 5th Tier (over 50,000 gallons)$15.66


DESERT HILLS MONTHLY WATER BASE RATES EFFECTIVE SEPTEMBER 01, 2020

METER SIZE                                                                                                                                                                                FEE
5/8" X 3/4"                                                 $55.27
5/8" X 3/4"  with booster$65.44
1"$55.27
1" with booster$65.44
1-1/2"$137.86
1-1/2" with booster$148.03
2"$220.66
2" with booster$230.83
3"$441.74
4"$690.14
Standpipe$55.27


DESERT HILLS USAGE RATES

 RESIDENTIAL AND COMMERCIAL ALL METER SIZES RATE PER 1,000 GALLONS
 1st Tier (0-10,000 gallons)$4.43
 2nd Tier (10,001-20,000 gallons)$6.64
 3rd Tier (20,001 - 30,000 gallons)$9.96
 4th Tier (30,001-50,000 gallons)$14.95
5th Tier (over 50,000 gallons)$22.42


CAVE CREEK AND DESERT HILLS SEWER RATES

MONTHLY CHARGESRATE
 Residential$53.79
 Commercial 5/8" x 3/4"$53.79
 Commercial 1"$89.84
 Commercial 1 1/2" and greater$179.13
FLOW RATES BY COMMERCIAL PER 1,000 GALLONS > 10,000
General Commercial$3.32
Restaurant$9.67
Professional Office$1.27
Hotel w/o Dining$2.60
Car Wash$1.03
Laundromat$4.17
Service Station$2.78
Industrial$2.12
Restaurant Grease Monitoring Surcharge$3.39
Administrative Charge$2.00/Month


FEES OR CHARGES EFFECTIVE APRIL 13, 2009

FEE TYPERATE
Establishment of Service (New Account)$20.00
Establishment of Service (After Hours)No after hours
Re-establishment Fee (after voluntary interruption of service)# of months off x min. monthly rate
Re-connection of service (After disconnection due to delinquency)$25.00
Charge for moving meter at customer’s requestcost
Meter test$50.00
Meter re-read$20.00
Charge for non-sufficient funds (NSF) check$20.00


NEW METER SETS

SIZEFEE
5/8" X 3/4"$250.00
3/4"$250.00
1"$310.00
1-1/2"$500.00
2"$530.00
3"$1,220.00
4"$1,600.00
6"$2,500.00


DEPOSIT REQUIREMENTS

TYPERATE
Residential customer2 x estimated monthly bill
Non-residential3 x estimated monthly bill
All customers after delinquent shut-off3 x estimated monthly bill
Standpipe customer key deposit$30.00
Fire Hydrant meter$800.00