Plant Investment Fees

The new service connection fee or Plant Investment Fee (PIF) is a variable fee (over time) intended to recover an equivalent user’s pro rata share of the capital cost for the construction and provisioning of the water or sewer system.  For more information, contact the District at 406-844-3881 or visit our office at 253 Bierney Creek Road in Lakeside.

PLANT INVESTMENT FEES

 

Reserved Capacity

 

(within boundaries of original District)

Meter Size

Sewer

Water

5/8 & 3/4″

$   1,799

$  1,993

1”

$   3,238

$  3,587

1 1/2″

$   7,196

$  7,972

2”

$ 12,773

$14,150

2 1/2″

$ 19,969

$22,122

3”

$ 28,784

$31,888

4”

$ 51,092

$56,601

     
 

Expanded Capacity

 

(out-of-District and over density)

Meter Size

Sewer

Water

5/8 & 3/4″

$  3,597

Not Applicable

1”

$ 6,475

 
1 1/2″

$ 14,388

 
2”

$ 25,539

 
2 1/2″

$ 39,927

 
3”

$ 57,552

 
4”

$102,155

 
     
 

Permit / Inspection Fee

 

$100

$100

 

Meter

 

$275

$275

 

*NOTE*

This table provides general rates.

Please contact the LCWSD office for specific rates for your service.