Sewer Rates

The LFP sewer rate is made up of two parts: the LFP Residential Sewer Rate, which is used for the maintenance and repair of the LFP sewer system, and the King County Sewer Treatment charge, which goes to King County for operation and maintenance of their sewage treatment facilities.

2021 Sewer Rate

Starting January 1, 2021 the King County portion of your bill will increase by $2.04 from $45.33 to $47.37 per month. The City portion will remain $19.02 per month.

Your bi-monthly sewer bill that was $128.70 will be $132.78 ($66.39 per month). The Wastewater Excise Tax bill will not change and remains $38.04.  You will see this change in your January/February bill. 

Bi-Monthly Sewer Rates Rate
LFP Bi-Monthly Residential Sewer $38.04
King County Bi-Monthly Sewage Treatment Charge $94.74
Total $132.78
LFP Bi-Monthly Residential Sewer $38.04
King County Bi_Monthly Sewage Treatment Charge $90.66
Total $128.70

The "LFP Residential Sewer Rate" is set by the Lake Forest Park City Council and may change annually. 

The "King County Sewage Treatment Charge" is set by King County Council. If you have questions regarding this charge, visit King County Wastewater Treatment.