Village of Malta

302 S. 2nd Street, Malta IL. 60150 815-825-2330

Utility Customers

The Village of Malta Utility Charges

Utilities are billed 4 times a year January 10th, April 10th, July 10th, and October 10th.  Accounts are due payable on the 10th the following month. 

 Utility Charges

By Village Code the following charges apply:

Water $3.50 per 1000 gallons  subject to annual rate increases as deemed necessary.

Sewer $2.50 per 1000 gallons    subject to annual rate increases as deemed necessary.

User Fee $25.00 -  A flat charge billed each quarter to all users of the system. These charges cover day to day operating costs associate with running the water/wastewater system in example: electricity, heating/fuel, chlorine/flouride, system water tests, sewage pumping/testing, etc..

Capital Fee $ 32.50 per unit - The Capital fee on the bill quarterly reflects any major projects the Village has determined necessary within any given year.  Capital Fees pay for debt and depreciation of the water and wastewater system. They are collected and set aside for major repairs and/or replacement costs of the water and wastewater system.

Meter Fee - A flat charge billed quarterly to pay replacement costs of  utility meters.  These charges are different depending on the type of metering equipment each customer has installed.   The charges cover the inside meter and the outside reader for each unit.  Meter Fees: 5/8" to 3/4" = $7.00, 1" = $10.00, 1 1/4" -1 1/2" = $20.00, 2" or larger $48.00.  

Garbage - A flat quarterly charge determined by size of container includes recycling, yard waste and 1 large item (landfill compliant) per week.  Service is mandatory for every property within the Village of Malta regardless of use. Service is contracted based on the number of homes. Rates are increased annual based on the consumer price index or 3%.  October of each year.

Contact us with any questions at 815-825-2330