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Utilities

The various utilities in St. Francois County are supplied by a number of providers. Electric service is provided by AmerenUE. Missouri Natural Gas Company is the primary supplier of natural gas in the County. Incorporated communities in the County provide water, sewer and solid waste disposal.

Bismarck

Electric
Electric service is provided by AmerenUE (see AmerenUE rate schedule).

Water (City Owned)
Residential:

Within city limits                 $15.00 per month flat rate

Outside city limits               $17.50 per month flat rate

Commercial:

Regular rate                      $15.25 per month flat rate

Special high rate                Ranges from $85.00 to $105.65 per month flat rate

Sewer Rate

Residential:

Within city limits               $16.76 per month flat rate

Outside city limits             $22.51 per month flat rate

Commercial:

Regular rate                     $17.04 per month flat rate

Special high rate               Ranges from $62.26 to $149.12 per month flat rate

Natural Gas (City Owned)

Consumption:

First 400 cu. ft.               $7.00 minimum

Next 19,600 cu. ft.           $0.75 per 100 cu. ft.

All over 20,000 cu. ft.       $0.72 per 100 cu. ft.

Note: Natural gas prices are adjusted monthly to reflect the cost of gas to the City.  The rates above reflect an average of gas prices over a 12-month period.

Trash Collection

Residential and commercial trash collection for the City of Bismarck is provided by several companies, including CWI-Missouri (800-844-3151), Southeast Missouri Sanitation, Inc. (573-747-1232) and D & L Trash Service (573-734-6065).

Bonne Terre

Electric

Electric service is provided by AmerenUE (see AmerenUE rate schedule).

Water (City Owned)

Meter Rates:

0-2,000 gallons (Minimum Charge)          $5.55

Over 2,000 gallons                              $2.80 per thousand gallons

Minimum Monthly Charges:

5/8" and 3/4" meter                               $5.55

1" meter                                             $14.00

1½” meter                                          $32.00

2" meter                                             $57.00

3" meter                                           $127.00

4" meter                                           $227.00

Sewer Rate

Per each 1,000 gallons of                             $7.35 flat rate and

metered water used:                                   $2.25 per 1,000 gallons

Natural Gas

Natural gas is provided by Missouri Natural Gas Company(see Missouri Natural Gas rate schedule).

Trash Collection

Residential:

Resident - one pick-up per week           $13.00 per month

Non-resident - one pick-up per week     $15.50 per month

Note: Residential dumpsters are picked up at the $13.00 per month rate.

Commercial:

Commercial trash collection is provided by several companies, including CWI-Missouri   

(800-844-3151) and Southeast Missouri Sanitation, Inc. (573-747-1232) .

Desloge

Electric

Electric service is provided by AmerenUE (see AmerenUE rate schedule).

Water

Water service is provided through the City of Park Hills (see Park Hills water rate schedule).

Sewer

Service is provided by the City of Park Hills through the regional sewer system.
Natural Gas
Natural gas is provided by Missouri Natural Gas Company (see Missouri Natural Gas Company rate schedule).
Trash Collection
Residential Service:
City of Desloge                          Free

Commercial Service:

Commercial trash collection is provided by several companies, including CWI-Missouri (800-844-3151), Southeast Missouri Sanitation, Inc. (573-747-1232), Waste Management (800-989-2783), Thomure Disposal Service (573) 756-3976) and Torrez Trash Hauling (573-783-7809).

Farmington

Electric (City Distribution)

Residential Rates:

Customer charge                               $7.50 per month

First 500 kwh/month                                  7.5¢ per kwh

Summer over 500 kwh/month                      5.8¢ per kwh

Winter over 500 kwh/month                        4.7¢ per kwh

General Service–Small Rates:

Customer charge-single phase service     $7.50 per month

Three phase service                             $15.00 per month

First 1000 kwh                                         8.3¢ per kwh

Summer over 1,000 kwh                            6.7¢ per kwh

Winter over 1,000 kwh                              5.7¢ per kwh

General Service–Large Rates:

Customer charge                                    $30.00 per month

All Summer kw demand                             4.1¢ per kw

All Winter kw demand                          3.0¢ per kw

All kwh                                                      4.91¢ per kwh

Primary metering discount–1%

Ownership of transformers discount–2%

Water (City Owned)

 

Meter Rates Within City Limits:

Minimum rate per month not in

  excess of 200 cu. ft.                               $2.88

All over 200 cu. ft., per 100 cu. ft.           $0.86

Minimum rate per month:

_" and ¾" meter                                         $2.88

1" meter                                                   $8.64

1½" meter                                               $14.40

2" meter                                                  $36.00

3" meter                                                  $72.00

4" meter                                                $122.40

6" meter                                                $288.00

Heavy Industrial and Commercial Users:

Minimum rates per month not in excess

  of 200 cu. ft.                                          $2.88

Next 69,800 cu. ft. or less, per cu. ft.           $0.86

All water in excess of 70,000 cu. ft.,

  Per 100 cu. ft.                                        $1.30

Sewer Rates

 

Inside City Limits:

Operation and maintenance rate               $1.01 per 100 cu. ft. of water

Debt retirement rate                                 $0.46 per 100 cu. ft. of water

Major equipment replacement rate           $0.02 per 100 cu. ft. of water

Total sewer use charge                         $1.49 per 100 cu. ft. of water

Outside City Limits:

Operation and maintenance rate               $0.66 per 100 cu. ft. of water

Debt retirement rate                                 $2.18 per 100 cu. ft. of water

Total sewer use charge                         $3.725 per 100 cu. ft. of water

Natural Gas

Natural gas is provided by Missouri Natural Gas Company (see Missouri Natural Gas Company rate schedule).

Trash Collection

Trash collection is provided by several companies, including CWI-Missouri (800-844-3151), Southeast Missouri Sanitation, Inc. (573-747-1232), Waste Management (800-989-2783), Thomure Disposal Service (573-756-3976) and Torrez Trash Hauling (573-783-7809)

Park Hills

 

Electric

Electric service is provided by AmerenUE (see AmerenUE rate schedule).

Water (City owned)

Meter Rates:

0 gallons                                   Minimum charge based on meter

size

Any additional gallons                  $2.00 per thousand gallons

Minimum Monthly Charges:

_" and ¾" meter                                        $7.50

1" meter                                                 $15.50

1½" meter                                              $27.50

2" meter                                                 $53.50

3" meter                                               $107.50

4" meter                                               $187.50

6" meter                                               $551.50

Sewer Rates

 

Minimum Monthly Charge                                    $5.50

User charge per each 1,000 gallons

  of water used:                                               $1.50

Natural Gas

Natural gas is provided by Missouri Natural Gas Company (see Missouri Natural Gas Company rate schedule).

Trash Collection

Residential service:

City of Park Hills                                     $9.00 per month

Commercial service:

Commercial trash collection is provided by several companies, including CWI-Missouri (800-844-3151),  Southeast Missouri Sanitation, Inc. (573-747-1232), Waste Management (800-989-2783), Thomure Disposal Service (573-756-3976) and Torrez Trash Hauling (573-783-7809).

                                                               AmerenUE

 

AmerenUE provides service to St. Francois County, including all incorporated areas.

Residential Rates

Summer rate (June-September):

Customer charge-per month                     $7.25

Energy charge-per month                           7.77¢

Winter rate (October-May):

Customer charge-per month                     $7.25

Energy charge-per kwh:

First 750 kwh                                5.51¢

Over 750 kwh                               3.72¢

Small General Service Rate 2(M)

Summer rate (June-September):

Customer charge-per month:

Single phase service                     $7.25

Three phase service                   $15.10

Energy charge-per kwh             7.58¢

Winter rate (October-May):

Customer charge-per month:

Single phase service                     $7.25

Three phase service                   $15.10

Energy charge-kwh:

Base use                            5.65¢

Seasonal uses                    3.27¢

Large General Service Rate 3(M)

Summer rate (June-September):

Customer charge-per month                   $66.00

Energy charge-per kwh:

First 150 kwh per kw

  of billing demand                          7.52¢

Next 200 kwh per kw

  of billing demand                          5.67¢

All over 350 kwh per kw

  of billing demand                          3.80¢

Demand charge - per kw

  of total billing demand                           $3.64

Winter rate (October-May):

Customer charge-per month                    $66.00

Energy charge-per kwh:

First 150 kwh per kw

  of base demand                           4.71¢

Next 200 kwh per kw

  of base demand                           3.53¢

All over 350 kwh per kw

  of base demand                           2.74¢

Seasonal energy charge-seasonal kwh        2.74¢

Demand charge-per kw of

  total billing demand                                $1.30

Small Primary Service Rate 4(M)

Summer rate (June-September):

Customer charge-per month                   $210.00

Energy charge-per kwh:

First 150 kwh per kw

  of billing demand                          7.15¢

Next 200 kwh per kw

  of billing demand                          5.40¢

All over 350 kwh per kw

  of billing demand                          3.61¢

Demand charge-per kw

  of total billing demand                            $2.89

Reactive charge-per kvar*                       24.00¢

Winter rate (October-May):

Customer charge-per month                  $210.00

Energy charge-per kwh:

First 150 kwh per kw

  of base demand                           4.50¢

Next 200 kwh per kw

  of base demand                           3.35¢

All over 350 kwh per kw

  of base demand                           2.62¢

Seasonal energy charge-seasonal kwh         2.62¢

Demand charge-per kw

  of total billing demand                            $1.06

Reactive charge-per kvar*                       24.00¢

Large Primary Service Rate 11(M)

Summer rate (June-September):

Customer charge-per month                  $210.00

Energy charge-per kwh                           2.42¢

Demand charge-per kw

  of billing demand                      $14.48

Reactive charge-per kvar*                       24.00¢

Winter rate (October-May):

Customer charge-per month                  $210.00

Energy charge-per kwh                             2.13¢

Demand charge-per kw

  of billing demand                                    $6.57

Reactive charge-per kvar*                       24.00¢

* Kilovolt Amp Reactive

AmerenUE also offers an Economic Development Rider designed to encourage industrial and commercial development in Missouri.  The Rider is only available to customers otherwise qualified for service under the company’s 2(M) Large General Service Rate, 4(M) Small Primary Service Rate or the 11(M) Large Primary Service Rate and is only available in conjunction with local, regional, or state governmental economic development activities where incentives have been offered and accepted by a customer who is requesting service to locate new or expanding facilities in the company’s service area.

Missouri Natural Gas Company

 

Missouri Natural Gas Company provides natural gas to all of St. Francois County, including those municipalities which deliver natural gas service to their residents.

 

Residential General Service Rate

Residential customer charge-per month             $12.00

Summer                        Winter

(May-Oct.)                  (Nov.-Apr.)

         Charge for gas used-per therm             

For the first 65 therms

  used per month                                   16.527¢                       39.133¢

For all therms used in

  excess of 65 therms                            12.462¢                       0.000¢

Residential Seasonal Air Conditioning Service

This rate schedule is available for all gas service to residential air conditioning customers during the six consecutive billing months of May through October, provided that the quantity of gas used during such period for air conditioning purposes is at least twice the  quantity of gas used for all other purposes during such period.  All gas used by the customer for the balance of the year shall be billed under the Residential General Service rate.

          Customer charge-per month:

Residential customer charge-per month $12.00

Charge for Gas Used-per therm:

For the first 65 therms used per month  16.527¢

For all therms used in

  excess of 65 therms                               12.462¢

 

Commercial & Industrial General Service-Class I

This rate schedule is available for all gas service rendered by the Company to commercial or industrial customers, including space heating service, whose annual consumption is less that 5,000 therms.

Customer charge-per month                               $15.75

Summer

(May-Oct.)

Winter

(Nov.-Apr.)

Charge for gas used-per therm:

For the first 100 therms

  used per month

13.847¢

41.717¢

For all therms used in excess

  of 100 therms

11.424¢

0.000¢

Commercial & Industrial General Service-Class II

This rate schedule is available for all gas service rendered by the company to commercial or industrial customers, including space heating service, whose annual consumption is greater than or equal to 5,000 therms and less than 50,000 therms.

Customer charge-per month                               $17.25

Summer

(May-Oct.)

Winter

(Nov.-Apr.)

Charge for gas used-per therm:

For the first 100 therms

  used per month

13.847¢

29.304¢

For all therms used in excess

  of 100 therms

11.424¢

0.000¢

Commercial & Industrial General Service-Class III

This rate schedule is available for all gas service rendered by the company to commercial or industrial customers, including space heating service, whose annual consumption is greater than or equal to 50,000 therms..

Customer charge-per month                                $23.50

Summer

(May-Oct.)

Winter

(Nov.-Apr.)

Charge for gas used-per therm:

For the first 100 therms

  used per month

13.847¢

For all gas used in excess

  of 100 therms

11.424¢

For the first 6,000 therms

  used per month

32.086¢

For all therms used in excess

  of 6,000 therms

0.000¢

Commercial & Industrial Seasonal Service

This rate schedule is available for all gas service to commercial and industrial air conditioning or on-site power generation customers during the six consecutive billing months of May through October, provided that the quantity of gas used during such period for air conditioning or on-site power generation purposes is at least twice the quantity of gas used for all other purposes during such period.  All gas used by the customer for the balance of the year shall be billed under the appropriate Commercial and Industrial General Service rate schedule.

Class I

Class II

Class III

Customer Charge-per month

$15.75

$17.25

$23.50

Charge for gas used-per therm

For the first 100 therms

  used per month

13.847¢

13.847¢

13.847¢

For all therms in excess

  of 100 therms

11.424¢

11.424¢

11.424¢

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