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.

2020 Sewer Rate

Starting January 1, 2020 the City portion of your bill will increase by $1.08 cents from $17.94 to $19.02 per month. The King County Sewer Treatment Charge will not increase in 2020.

Your bi-monthly sewer bill that was $126.54 will be $128.70 ($64.35 per month). The Wastewater Excise Tax bill that was $35.88 will be $38.04.  You will see this change in your January/February bill. 

Bi-Monthly Sewer Rates Rate
                                                                                      2019    
LFP Residential Sewer $35.88
King County Sewage Treatment Charge $90.66
Total $126.54
                                                                                       2020
LFP Residential Sewer $38.04
King County 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.