Utilities

Utility Services
The City of Osage City provides electric, natural gas, water, wastewater, and sanitation services.

Osage City provides three-phase electrical service to all the business and industrial areas in the community. Osage City has the capability to produce over 9,000 KW of power, but the facility is also interconnected with Westar and purchases power on contract from both Westar and the Grand River Dam Association. The City would be able to adequately provide power to any customer looking to locate to Osage City.

Utility Rates
Current rates for electric, gas, water, and sewer are as follows:

Electricity
Customer Charge (In City Limits) per meter $13.00
Energy Charge (all KWH) per KWH (industrial incentives available) $0.08836
Minimum Per Month (In City Limits) $13.00
Customer Charge (Outside City Limits) per meter $13.65
Energy Charge (all KWH) per KWH $0.09277
Minimum Per Month (Outside City Limits) $13.65

Natural Gas
Minimum Charge (In City Limits) $11.25
Use Charge (per 1,000 cubic ft.) $3.40
Minimum Per Month (In City Limits) $11.25
Minimum Charge (Outside City Limits) $11.81
User Charge (per 1,000 cubit ft.) $3.57
Minimum Per Month (Outside City Limits $11.81

Water
Minimum Charge (incl. 1,000 gal.) Residential $20.99
Use Charge (per 1,000 gal.) Residential $5.87
Minimum Per Month Residential $20.99
Minimum Charge (incl. 1,000 gal.) Commercial, Industrial $28.12
Use Charge (per 1,000 gal.) Commercial, Industrial $6.73
Minimum Charge (per 1,000 gal.) Commercial, Industrial $28.12

Sewer
Minimum Charge $7.50
Use Charge (per 1,000 gal.) Residential: $2.59
Commercial: $2.97
Minimum Per Month $7.50
Residential rates based upon Jan-Mar average monthly water usage.
Commercial rates based on actual water usage.