2354 NY State Route 434 Apalachin, NY 13732 607.687.0123

Water & Sewer

xYou can now establish an Online Bill Pay Account and make payments for your Water/Sewer bill by clicking this link https://logicsolbp.com/townofowego/login.aspx (payment processing fee will apply).  You will need your account information from your most recent bill during setup. If you have questions about your invoice, please call our office.

x Revised Town of Owego Emergency Plan – 2/2/2016 – Click here to view 

x Hyper-Reach can be accessed on the Tioga County Website and you can be contacted in an emergency www.tiogacountyny.com.  See Hyper-Reach direction at the end of the Town’s emergency plan

xBackflow/Backsiphonage Prevention Policy – Click here to view and/or download

xNotice of Sale of Vehicle –Click here to view / download entire notice

Department Information

1319 Main St. – Apalachin, NY 13732

  • Office Hours: Monday – Friday: 7:00 A.M. to 3:30 P.M.
  •  Phone: (607) 625-2197
  • Fax: (607) 625-3971

Water & Sewer Information

2020 Rates for Districts 1,2,3,4 & 5

Billing is every four (4) months; bills are due the last day of the month that they are sent out (refer to billing dates to the right)

Water:  $36.50 first 6000 gallons. $5.94/1000 after 6000 Gallons. $6.00 recurring fee per billing cycle. $40.45 capital charge per billing cycle.

Sewer:  $45.50 first 6000 gallons. $6.65/1000 after 6000 gallons. $35.00 capital charge per billing cycle.

NoteFor residents who have their own well but are hooked to the sanitary sewer system, the rate is a flat charge of $138.60 plus the $35.00 capital charge per billing cycle.

2020 Rates for District 7

Billing is every three (3) months and bills are dues the last day of the month that they are sent out (refer to billing dates to the right).

Water: $3.50 per 1000 gallons, less than 8000 gallons per day, $3.00 per 1000 gallons, greater than 8000 gallons per day, $3.00 billing fee. $15.00 capital charge per billing cycle.

Sewer: $22.00 per 1000 gallons, $30.00 capital charges per billing cycle

NoteFor customers using less than 17,600 gallons per billing cycle, the rate is a flat charge of $313.92 plus the $30.00 capital charge per billing cycle.

If you are unsure which water/sewer district you live in, click here to view the list of districts and their jurisdictions.

Water & Sewer FAQs

Do you take payments online or over the phone?
Yes we take online payments (https://logicsolbp.com/townofowego/login.aspx  payment processing fee will apply).  We do not accept payments over the phone.
My bank doesn't show the payment I made 2 weeks ago.
Please call the Clerk’s office directly.
Can I not pay the penalties as I've never been late before?
No. You can address concerns in writing to the Town Board.
What are capital charges?
They are fund capital improvements (many are mandated).
I do not understand my bill.
Click here to preview a sample bill. Then call our office for an explanation.

Director of Utilities: Tyson Stiles

Supervise water, wastewater and infrastructure operations, budgeting and billing. 7 years with Town of Owego. 4 years chief wastewater operator. 12 years in wastewater and 4 years in water in public sector.  Certified NYS DEC Wastewater operator grade 4A since 2014.  Certified NYS DOH Water operator grade II-B/C since 2011.

x If a water or sewer emergency should happen and it is after hours, weeknight, weekend or holiday, please call the Tioga County Sheriff’s Department at (607) 687-1010 and an employee from the Utilities Department will be in contact with you shortly 

Water Reports

Water & Sewer Billing Dates

District(s) 1,2,5 – Bills Mailed Feb 1 – Date Due Feb 28

District 3 – Bills Mailed March 1 – Date Due March 31

District 4 – Bills Mailed April 1 – Date Due April 30

District 7Bills Mailed Jan 1, April 1, July 1, Oct 1

District 7Date Due Jan 31, April 30, July 31, Oct 31

District(s) 1,2,5 – Bills Mailed June 1 – Date Due June 30

District 3 – Bills Mailed July 1 – Date Due July 31

District 4 – Bills Mailed August 1 – Date Due August 31

District(s) 1,2,5 – Bills Mailed October 1 – Date Due October 31

District 3 – Bills Mailed November 1 – Date Due November 30

District 4 – Bills Mailed December 1 – Date Due December 31

Unpaid water/sewer bills due on the above dates incur a 10% penalty.  Any water/sewer bills that are unpaid as of September 30th will be placed on the Town and County tax rolls for collection.