Spring Creek Resident Advisory - SJRA Rate Increase

August 29, 2022 3:00 pm

Residents of Spring Creek Utility District (Spring Creek) will notice a change in their bills after September 1st, 2022. The San Jacinto River Authority (SJRA) voted on June 20, 2022, to raise the fees levied on water used within their boundaries.

“Based on rising inflation costs for production ad services, such as chemicals and electricity, the GRP review committee approved a 4% increase. Effective September 1, 2022, the Pumpage Fee and Import Fee will increase from the current rate of $2.88/1000 gallons to $2.99/1000 gallons.”

For the entirety of their information release, you can click below to view in PDF format.

SJRA - Notice of Groundwater Reduction Plan

Please note the SJRA fee is a pass-through fee, and Spring Creek does not have the ability to reduce, subsidize, or eliminate it from resident bills. For more information on the SJRA, its mission and goals, or to contact them regarding this $0.11 increase, please navigate to https://www.sjra.net/.

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