The 2022-2023 LIHWAP program started October 3, 2022. This federally funded program designed to assist low-income households experiencing economic hardships is once again available for sewer assistance grants to households that have applied for and been approved for a new LIHEAP benefit. Eligible households that received this benefit in the prior 2021-2022 season can receive it again. For more information, please contact Customer Service at 360-993-4001.
Effective January 1, 2023, the base monthly rate is anticipated to be $43.50 ($53.50 for Ridgefield) per Equivalent Residential Unit (ERU). Low-Income Senior Discounts still apply.
Residential Rate Programs
The District works hard to maintain low and stable rates for all customers. But even with some of the lowest rates in the state, we understand that it can be a struggle for some to pay their sewer bill. For those struggling to pay their bills we offer the following rate program.
Seniors citizens that are 62 or older that meet the Federal Poverty Guidelines may qualify for a reduced rate. More »
Owners of vacant single-family residential dwellings may be eligible for an extended vacancy credit. The program is designed to assist customers, regardless of the circumstances, who find their home vacant for an extended period. More »
For qualified low-income households who have experienced economic hardship due to the Coronavirus Pandemic. More »