New Service

All customers requesting new water service must apply in person at the Arab Water Works office.

If the service location has a meter in place, prior to the service being turned on the customer must:

  • Complete an application for service
  • Pay a non-refundable service fee
  • Pay any outstanding balance due to Arab Water Works

A non-refundable service fee is required for each service connection.

 

The amount of the service fee will be determined according to the following schedule.

 

Non-Refundable Service Fees
Meters less than 2″ $60
2″ Meter $600
Restaurants/Car Washes/Trailer Parks $600
Poultry Farms/ Hotels & Motels $300
Meters greater than 2″ 10% of each monthly bill for 20 months

 

If the service location does not already have a meter in place, in addition to the above requirements, the customer must pay a tie-on fee.

The amount of the tie-on fee will be determined according to the following schedule.

  • 3/4″ meter $650.00
  • 1″ meter $775.00
  • 2″ Meter $1,135.00
  • Above 2″ meter total cost of meter and material plus the current hourly rate for backhoe service and labor.
  • The customer must furnish a backflow preventer on any meter larger than 1″