1120 SW 5th Avenue, Room 1000, Portland, OR 97204
Portland residential sewer rates increased 2.95% on July 1, 2017. The average single family sewer and stormwater bill increased from $69.80 to $71.86. The increase in the average single-family monthly sewer bill is the lowest in the last ten years. The increase in the average single-family monthly sewer bill is expected to remain below 3% per year in the near-term.
Low Income Assistance Program
Qualifying low income customers will be able to receive a discount of $31.68 per month. $31.68 credit would reduce the average monthly bill from $71.86 to $40.18. Qualifying households must earn 60% or less of state median income. About 6,700 customers currently receive low income assistance.