The Utilities Board of the City of Oneonta has made the following changes to its sewer rate structure. The minimums and step rate will increase by approximately 2%.

These changes are effective as of January 1, 2016:

New Sewer Minimum $20.93 (0 - 2,000 gallons)

New Step Rate $6.97 per 1,000 gallons (all over 2,000 gallons)

The average residential sewer customer has a monthly usage of 4,829 gallons and their monthly sewer bill will increase by $ 1.17 with the increases shown above.