City Utilites

At the City of Roberts, we are committed to providing safe, high quality utility services to our community, while maintaining a standard of excellence in customer service and environmental conservation.

Feel free to contact our office if you have any questions or need assistance with any matters related to the utilities we provide.


New Residents--Come into City Hall to open your utilities account. A valid state issue ID is required. Applications can also be submitted by filling out the form below, email the completed form along with a copy of both sides of your state issued ID to

Listed below, you will find the City of Roberts current utility rates and policies. If you do not find the information you need, please contact our office.

City Utility Base Rates per month: Beginning October 1, 2023

  • Garbage $15.45 per can
  • Sewer $57.29
  • Water
    • Residential $40.62 plus $0.70 per 1000 gallons
    • Commercial $47.64 plus $0.70 per 1000 gallons

Important Information:

  • Bills are due on the last day of the billing month.
  • Property owners are responsible for all utility bills.

Delinquent Accounts:

  • A $30.00 late fee is applied to all delinquent accounts.
  • Disconnection notices will be mailed out on or about the 11th of each month.
  • Services involuntarily discontinued for non-payment:
    • Water will be shut off
    • Garbage cans will be removed from the property.
  • Requirements for Restoration of Services after involuntary disconcontinuance for nonpayment:
    • Current and past due charges
    • Restoration service fee
    • Deposit

Fees Schedule:
Late Fee $30.00
Restoration Fee $50.00
Deposit for Involuntary Disconnection $44.12* 
Voluntary Discontinuance $50.00

*(water base rate plus 5000gal)

For UTILITY EMERGENCIES call 208-656-5192 and leave a message.