What is the cost for a renter to get Water Service?
It is a $150 deposit and a $50.00 non-refundable service charge. Click here for a list of deposits & fees
What is the cost for a homeowner to get water service?
There is a $100 deposit and a $50.00 non-refundable service charge. Click here for a list of deposit & fees
When will I get my first water bill?
The first water bill will be sent out after the service has been on for six (6) weeks.
If my water has been cut-off for non-payment, what will I pay to be reconnected?
You will be required to pay the past due bill plus one of the following fees:
- If during office hours, the fee is $25.00
- If after 4:00 p.m., the fee is $25.00 plus an additional $40.00
- If it is on a weekend/holiday, the fee is $25.00 plus an additional $50.00
What do I need to do to have water service turned on?
Customers must come to City Hall 3rd floor and complete an application card.
Must present a lease agreement or settlement statement if buying the home.
They must present 2 forms of identification and place a deposit and pay a service charge. Customers must be 18 years old or present a marriage certificate.
Click here for identification methods.
When will my water service be subject to cut off?
Water customers are subject to services being cut-off ten (10) days after due date on bill.
What do I need to do to transfer my existing service to a different location?
All current and past due bills must be paid in full & pay a $25.00 transfer fee.
Will I get a notice before my water service is turned off?
No, bills are due within ten (10) days of the due date or your service is subject to being cut-off.
Where do I get a plumbing permit?
Contact Planning & Zoning at 931.473.1204 for information about construction permits
How do I contact Animal Control?
Please call 931.473.1218
Can I pay my water bill with a credit card?
We accept Visa, Mastercard and Discover credit cards.
Do I have to come into the office to pay my bill?
We take credit card payments over the phone
We can set up a monthly automatic bank draft
We have payment drop boxes located at the McMinnville Civic Center and at
Payments can be made at one of the following Banks: Homeland Community
Bank, 1st National Bank, Citizens Tri-County Bank, Security Federal Bank
Does the City have a leak adjustment Policy?
The City DOES NOT adjust water, but sewer may be adjusted as per the attached Policy. Click here to view the policy.
How do I apply for a job with the CIty of McMinnville?
All open positions are posted here on our website. Please view the job description before applying. We are now accepting online applications. Resumes will not be accepted without an application.
How much does a membership/pass to the Civic Center cost?
Click here to see the membership package information (at bottom of page).
What are the hours of operation for the Civic Center?
Do I have to pay cash to get into the Civic Center or Gilley Pool?
The McMinnville Civic Center accepts cash or check. The Gilley Pool accepts cash only.
How do I know what classes are being offered?
The Parks & Recreation home page has a daily calendar of scheduled classes. More details can be obtained by selecting a class from the calendar or by calling the Civic Center at 931.473.1212.