ROW Recovery Fees

Right of Way (ROW) Recovery Fees for City of Saint Paul Customers

Right of Way recovery fees were introduced by the city of Saint Paul in 2012. The utility collects these fees to reimburse the city for costs it incurs as a result of buried water infrastructure within the city Right of Way. These fees remain unchanged in 2019.

Right of Way Recovery Fees

Meter Size Fee per billing period
Smaller than 1" $4.50/quarter
1" (Single Family Dwelling*) $4.50/quarter
1" (Other) $11.25/quarter
1 1/2" (Residential) $22.75/quarter
1 1/2" (Commercial) $7.58/month
2" $12.08/month
3" $24.17/month
4" $37.75/month
6" $75.50/month
8" and larger $120.83/month

* 1-inch single family dwelling is an account supplied by a  dedicated 1-inch or smaller street service connection and for which the property structure is described in county property tax records as either single family dwelling or townhome.