Blaine Sewer Rates

City of Blaine Sewer Rates

The City of Blaine owns and operates the wastewater system and plant located on Milligan Lane in Blaine.

The City of Blaine contracts with the Luttrell Blaine Corryton Utility District to perform the billing and collection for their sewer services and fees. Luttrell Blaine Corryton Utility District has no control or authority in setting policies or rates for the City of Blaine.  Luttrell Blaine Corryton Utility District does not maintain or perform any maintenance for the City of Blaine.

Questions regarding rates or the policies for the City of Blaine’s Sewer System should be directed to Blaine City Hall at 865-933-1240. If you require emergency service you can dial the Luttrell Blaine Corryton’s number and select option number 4.  You will be directed to one of Blaine’s service personal.

Rates and fees for the City of Blaine Sewer System

Present Rate:  $ 29.00 (minimum bill) for the first 1,000 gallons of water used.

All additional gallons of water used are billed at the rate of $ 15.00 per 1,000 gallon.

Service Fees:  $ 100.00 activation charge for new customers (non-refundable).

Well User:  Present rate is the minimum bill of $ 29.00. This rate is under review.

Any residence within 300 feet of the main sewer line shall be accessed the minimum bill even if they are not connected to the City of Blaine’s sewer system.

New Service (tank Installation):

  1. Residence on same side of road as sewer line: $ 4,500.00. This includes installation of the E-1 Pumping Station and the tap to the main sewer line. The customer is responsible for the sewer line installation from the residence to the E-1 Pumping Station.
  2. Residence on opposite side of road as sewer line requiring road bore: $ 4,500.00 pluc the cost of the road bore (estimated at $ 500.00). This includes installation of the E-1 Pumping Station and the tap to the main sewer line. The customer is responsible for the sewer line installation from the residence to the E-1 Pumping Station.
  3. Commercial Account: Each installation shall be performed on a cost plus 15% basis. The actual cost shall be determined by the type of installation required (single, duplex, ect..). Contact the City of Blaine at 865-933-1240 for additional information.

The City of Blaine is presently reviewing their rates and fees with changes pending. Blaine will publish any rate changes in the Grainger Today and they shall be posted at Blaine City Hall and at the Luttrell Blaine Corryton Utility District’ Main Office.

The City of Blaine’s Board of Alderperson’s meet on the 3rd Monday of each month at 7:00 PM at Blaine City Hall located at 220 Indian Ridge Road in Blaine.

Disconnection of Service for Non-Payment:  The City of Blaine Contracts with the Luttrell Blaine Corryton Utility District for billing and collection.  Under this agreement the Luttrell Blaine Corryton Utility District shall disconnect the water to the residence for non-payment of the sewer bill.  Once disconnected the full bill plus any reconnection fees must be paid before the service can be restored.