Water Service

Establishing Water Service

A $50 water deposit is required for all single family residences. For multiple family dwellings the deposit is $50 per living unit. This water deposit is held in escrow and applied to your final bill.

A $100 water deposit is required for each business property, for each business unit involved.

A $50 water deposit is required for multiple dwellings, for each living unit.

Water is metered into your home at $9.75 per one thousand gallons, with a minimum charge of $54.00 for 6,000 gallons. There is a sewer charge of $4.76 per month, plus a charge of $0.74 for every thousand gallons of water. This covers sewer maintenance and rehabilitation.

Water Service Disconnection

If a property’s water service is disconnected, the entire balance owed must be paid in full, plus a reconnection fee shall be seventy five dollars ($75.00) before service can be restored.

Cancel Service

Please be sure to notify the Water Billing Department concerning your water account when moving or to cancel service for any other reason. The final water bill amount will be deducted from the initial water deposit In addition; the department will need your forwarding address for your final bill or possible refund due you. To cancel service or for further information, please contact the Water Billing Department at (708) 389-0200 option 5.

Seniors Can Apply to Remove Minimum Usage Requirement

As part of an ongoing effort to address the needs of our senior citizens, seniors can now apply for senior exemption for minimum water usage provided the following requirements are met:

  1. Senior must be aged 65 or older
  2. Water Bill must be in the senior’s name
  3. Senior must reside in the home
  4. Use less than 6,000 gallons every quarter

Applications must be made in person at Village Hall, and a photo ID is needed. Please allow up to two weeks for processing. For more information, please feel free to call us at 708-389-0200 option 5.

Download the application form (pdf)

Water Bill Payment    

Utility bills are issued quarterly and may be paid through the following methods:

  1. Online Payment
  2. In-person at the Village Hall during normal business hours
  3. Lock Box located on the south side of Village Hall building at the end of the ramp
  4. By mail
    Water Department
    14801 Pulaski Road
    Midlothian, IL 60445

Welcome Packet (PDF)