Town of Pikeville
100 West School Street
Pikeville, North Carolina United States
(919) 242-5126
(919) 242-4186 fax

OUR RATES HAVE CHANGED PLEASE LOOK AT OUR UPDATED 2016 UTILITY RATE CHANGES IN "**UPDATED 2016 UTILITY RATE CHANGES"

OTHER UTILITY FEES & CHARGES

Utility Installation Charges:

New Installation of Overhead Electric Service – The Town will connect service to the customer’s weatherhead at no charge, provided the weatherhead is within 50 feet of an existing service pole; the customer shall be billed for all cost of installation over 50 feet.
New Installation of Underground Electric Service – The Town will install a pole and service to the customer’s property line at the Town’s expense; the customer shall incur all costs of installing underground service from the weatherhead to the service pole.

New Installation of Yard Light, including pole – The Town will install pole, light, and wiring at a one-time charge of $200.00
New Installation of Yard Light, without pole –The Town will install light and wiring at a one-time charge of $100.00.

Water Connection Tap Fees
¾” Tap Fee –    $300.00
1” Tap Fee  –    $350.00
2” Tap Fee  –    $1,050.00 for the meter only, plus the actual installation expense

Sewer Connection Tap Fees
4” Tap Fee –     $500.00

Other Utility Charges:

Requesting a Meter Test: If the meter is found to be bad, there is no charge; otherwise the charges are as follows – 
Testing an Electric Meter – $10.00
Testing a Water Meter     –  $ 5.00

Utility bill late payment penalty: $10.00, if payment is not received by the 15th of the month.
Reconnection fees: Regular Hours – $25.00; we do not make reconnections after 4:30pm, nor on weekends.
Meter Tampering Charge: $500.00 per offense
Sewer Plugs & Caps: Plugs – $5.00; Cleanout plugs and caps: $12.00