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Department of Public Works
Newton Water Works

Newton Water Works is a municipal water utility that serves the Village of Homer. It is located at 53 S. Main Street.

Lawrence Barber
Water & Sewer Superintendent
For questions or concerns, please contact Newton Water Works at (607) 749-2511.




Water Rates

Village Water

Minimum

Maximum

Charge

per

 

0

5,000

21.00

Flat Rate

 

5,001

160,000

2.25

1,000 gallons

 

160,001

99,999,999

1.95

1,000 gallons


Sewer Rates

Village Sewer

Minimum

Maximum

Charge

per

 

0

5,000

59.00

Flat Rate

 

5,001

160,000

2.00

1,000 gallon


Water and Sewer are billed quarterly on same bill, with a due date stated on each bill.
Billing dates each year are: January 1, April 1, July 1 and October 1.
Bills that are unpaid after 60 days will be subject to shut-off.
Shut-off Notice fee: $2.00/notice

Water Safety & Quality
Newton Water Works conducts daily water testing, and provides constant monitoring of the chlorine level in the Village’s water supply. Weekly samples are taken to Microbac Labs for additional testing, and the Cortland County Health Department requires several other tests throughout the year.

 

A Water Quality Report is done on an annual basis and mailed to each resident in the Village.

To download the Annual Drinking Water Quality Report for 2016, click here.
To download the Water Hardness Report, click here.