The Finance Department handles collection of:

  • Parking Tickets
  • Real Property Taxes
  • Sanitation Payments
  • Water and Sewer Bill Payments


Note: When making a Water and Sewer or Sanitation payment, please have your account number and payment amount ready. This information can be found on your most recent bill.

2021 Tax Rates

2021 Water & Sewer Rates

2021 Sanitation Fees

Due DateFor Period Covering
March 15, 2021January 1 through March 30
May 15, 2021April 1 through June 30
August 15, 2021July 1 through September 30
October 15, 2021October 1 through December 30

Residential Collection Rates

Single Family Residence$120.00 per quarter
Two Family Residence$237.50 per quarter
Three Family Residence$375.00 per quarter
Mixed Use$235.38 per quarter

Commercial Collection Rates

Commercial DumpsterFee
4 Yard Dumpster$671.88 per quarter
6 Yard Dumpster$931.25 per quarter
8 Yard Dumpster$1,234.38 per quarter


  • Enhanced Star Exemption: $31.25 per quarter
  • 10% Late Fee After Due Date
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