New Water Treatment PlantWater

The City of Metropolis has just recently completed the construction of a new $5 million water treatment plant treating water provided by three wells.

Storage Capacity: 2,200,000 gallons
Treatment Capacity 4,000,000 gallons per day
Average Daily Demand 1,500,000 gallons per day
Peak Daily Demand 2,000,000 gallons per day
Excess Capacity 2,000,000 gallons per day

Waste Water Treatment

The City of Metropolis utilizes a trickling filter process to treat their waste water.

Treatment Capacity 4,025,000 gallons per day
Present Load 2,000,000 gallons per day
Excess Capacity 2,025,000 gallons per day

Telecommunications/Natural Gas

Local Telephone Supplier: Verizon

Natural gas supplier: United Cities Gas

Telephone and Internet Provider: Frontier Communications: 855-379-6546

Electricity

The City of Metropolis owns and operates its own electrical distribution system.

Commercial and Large Commercial Rates

For the first 3,000 kilowatt-hours, 8.10 cents for each kilowatt-hour
For the next 10,000 kilowatt-hours, 7.57 cents for each kilowatt-hour
For the next 12,000 kilowatt-hours, 7,31 cents for each kilowatt-hour
For all kilowatt-hours in excess of 25,000 kilowatt-hours, 6.53 cents for each kilowatt-hour
Plus applicable state and local taxes
.