Public Works

 

Hours: 7 AM - 4 PM, Monday through Friday,
P.O. Box 667
Guernsey WY 82214

Phone: (307) 836-2335
Fax: (307)836-2601

Current Utility Rates:

Electric

ORDINANCE NO. 2017-001 

AN ORDINANCE AMENDING ORDINANCE 11-04; ESTABLISHING RATES FOR ELECTRICAL SERVICE FOR THE TOWN OF GUERNSEY. 

BE IT ORDAINED BY THE TOWN COUNCIL OF THE TOWN OF GUERNSEY, WYOMING; 

There is hereby established the following monthly rates for electricity provided to consumers by the Town of Guernsey. 

SECTION 1:   Residential customers requiring single-phase service at standard voltage:

Monthly Rate Blocks

First 150 KwH                                          $.167 per KwH
Over 150 KwH                                          $.111 per KwH

SECTION 2:   Commercial Customers

Monthly Rate Blocks

First 25KW Demand                                  $.167 per KwHOver 25KW Demand                                           $.111 per KwH

                          $11.00 per Demand KW

SECTION 3: Monthly Meter Fee

            There shall be a monthly meter fee of $5.00 for all electric meters.

SECTION 4:   All other ordinances in conflict with this ordinance are hereby repealed. This ordinance shall become effective for the February 2017 billing period.



Water

ORDINANCE 2016-005 

AN ORDINANCE AMENDING ORDINANCE 01-07-001 PERTAINING TO WATER RATES FOR RESIDENTIAL, COMMERCIAL AND INDUSTRIAL USERS IN THE TOWN OF GUERNSEY, WYOMING.

BE IT ORDAINED BY THE TOWN COUNCIL OF GUERNSEY, PLATTE COUNTY WYOMING:

 Ordinance No. 01-07-001 is hereby amended to read as follows:

             Each water user shall pay to the Town of Guernsey the following monthly rates and charges:

  1. Residential Units (Individual):
    1. First 12,000 gallons or any portion thereof                                                          $30.00/month
    2. 12,001 to 50,000 gallons or any portion thereof                                                  $1.00/thousand gallons
    3. 50,001 to 100,000 gallons or any portion thereof                                                $1.50/thousand gallons
    4. 100,001 to 150,000 gallons or any portion thereof                                              $1.75/thousand gallons
    5. 150,001 to 200,000 gallons or any portion thereof                                              $2.00/thousand gallons
    6. 200,001 gallons and above                                                                                  $2.50/thousand gallons
  2. Apartment Complexes and Trailer Courts (Per Unit):
    1. First 12,000 gallons or any portion thereof                                                          $30.00/month
    2. 12,001 gallons and above shall be the same as Residential Rates
  3. Commercial:
    1. First 12,000 gallons or any portion thereof                                                          $30.00/month
    2. 12,001 to 50,000 gallons or any portion thereof                                                  $1.00/thousand gallons
    3. 50,001 to 100,000 gallons or any portion thereof                                                $1.50/thousand gallons
    4. 100,001 to 150,000 gallons or any portion thereof                                              $1.75/thousand gallons
    5. 150,001 to 200,000 gallons or any portion thereof                                              $2.00/thousand gallons
    6. 200,001 gallons and above                                                                                   $2.50/thousand gallons 
  4. Industrial:
    1. First 25,000 gallons or any portion thereof                                                          $90.00/month
    2. 25,001 gallons and above                                                                                    $3.00/thousand gallons 
  5. Guernsey School District #2:
    1. Guernsey School District #2 shall pay Commercial rates up to 12 million gallons per year, starting July 1 and ending June 30, after 12 million gallons is reached user shall pay $1 per thousand gallons used. 
  6. Use of Water Outside Town Limits:
  1. Water users residing outside the Town limits for the Town of Guernsey shall pay Residential or Commercial rates.


Sewer

Ordinance No. 08-07-003 is hereby amended to read as follows:

             Each sewer user shall pay to the Town of Guernsey the following monthly rates and charges:

  1. Residential Units (Individual):
  1. One household or family unit only, first 100,000

    gallons of water used or any portion thereof                          $16.00/month

  2. 100,001 gallons of water used and above$0.25/thousand gallons

     

  1. Apartment Complexes and Trailer Courts (Per Unit)
  1. Each individual unit in complex or court, first 100,000

    gallons of water used or any portion thereof                          $16.00/month

  2. 100,001 gallons and above shall be the same as Residential Rates

     

  1. Commercial:
  1. One business, first 100,000 gallons of water used or

    any portion thereof                                                                 $16.00/month

  2. 100,001 gallons of water used and above$0.25/thousand gallons

     

  1. Industrial:
  1. First 25,000 gallons of water used or any

    portion thereof                                                             $20.00/month

  2. 25,001 to 50,000 gallons of water used or

    any portion thereof                                                      $1.75/thousand gallons

  3. 50,001 gallons of water used and above$2.00/thousand gallons
  4. BNSF basic, subject to change based on BOD’s$5,300.00/month
  5. AMVC basic, subject to change based on BOD’s$160.00/month


Sanitation

ORDINANCE NO. 09-10-008

 AN ORDINANCE AMENDING AND RE-ENACTING SECTION 1 AND 2 AND CREATING SECTION 4 OF ORDINANCE NO. 04-07-002, RELATING TO RESIDENTIAL AND COMMERCIAL SANITATION RATES.

 BE IT ORDAINED BY THE TOWN OF GUERNSEY, WYOMING:

 1.         Section 1 and 2 of Ordinance No. 04-07-002 are hereby amended and re-enacted to read as follows:

 Section 1 - Residential Sanitation Rates: Each residence shall pay to the Town of Guernsey the following total monthly rate for the year-round removal of garbage and for the removal of yard waste from April 1 through September 30:

  • $19.00

 Section 2 - Commercial Sanitation Rates: Each commercial establishment shall pay to the Town of Guernsey the following total monthly rate for the year-round removal of garbage and for the removal of yard waste from April 1 through September 30:

  • $21.05
  • $38.35
  • $37.65
  • $55.25
  • $81.65

2.         Section 3 - A fuel surcharge shall be added to each monthly bill as a percentage increase to base amounts contained in Sections 1 and 2 based upon increases in the cost of diesel per gallon as determined and charged to the Town of Guernsey by the vendor. A rate schedule for the fuel surcharge is attached hereto and by this reference is made a part hereof.

  1. Section 4 is hereby created as follows:

Section 4 – Removal of yard waste will be provided from April 1 through September 30 each year upon request. All yard waste must be placed in a secured container such as garbage bags or composting brown bags and placed at your regular garbage pickup location. All requests for pickup shall be made by contacting the Town Hall. Pickups will not occur on Saturday or Sunday unless announced for a particular date.

4.         That in all other respects, Ordinance No. 04-07-002, as previously amended, shall remain in full force and effect.

5.         This Ordinance shall be in full force and effect beginning with the June 2009 billing cycle pending its passage, approval and publication.


Utility Bill Payment: The Town of Guernsey offers direct debit for the payment of utility bills. Go to xpressbillpay.com to sign up for direct billing.

Water Division: Wyoming D.E.Q. certified personnel maintain and repair the water distribution system. The system includes water mains in addition to ancillary systems of water wells, storage facilities, booster stations, and fire hydrants. Testing is performed to ensure a safe water supply and to satisfy current state and federal regulations.

Sewage Collection and Treatment: Wyoming D.E.Q. certified personnel maintain the wastewater mains, associated lift stations and system manholes.

Garbage Collection: Solid Waste collection is provided by TDS Collection. Please do not place any ashes, yard waste or hazardous materials in dumpsters.

The Town of Guernsey has semi-annual clean-up weeks for larger items.  Please contact Town Hall for disposal tags or to obtain a permit for refrigerated appliance disposal and tubed monitors (TV or Computer).

Household Hazardous Waste Day is held every other year. For more information on clean-up weekor Hazardous Waste days, contact Town Hall at (307) 833-2335.