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Pay your water bill

Paying your water bill made easy

The goal of the city’s water department is to deliver potable water to all residents of the city of Lakewood in supplies adequate to meet the fire protection, domestic and commercial needs of our community.
Interested in paying your water bill through our convenient electronic funds transfer process (ACH) on your due date? Pay your water bill online by clicking here.

Would you like to pay your water bill with a Visa/MasterCard by telephone or in our office? Call customer service at 216-529-6820, from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., Monday thru Friday.

Experiencing a water main emergency? Call customer service at 216-529-6820, or 216-521-6773 for after-hour emergencies.

  • New water and sewer rates in 2016+-

    Effective January 1, 2016, the water rate will be $6.34/ccf (100 cubic feet).  Sewer rates will increase from $4.96/ccf (100 cubic feet) to $5.58/ccf. The Homestead exemption water rate will be $3.49/ccf. Homestead exemption sewer rates will increase from $3.72/ccf (100 cubic feet) to $4.19/ccf.


  • Homestead exemption+-

    You may qualify for reduced water and sewer rates under the Homestead Exemption. If you are at least 65 years of age or totally disabled, live in the home and have income not more than $35,000 annually. For more information, call the Division of Water at (216) 529-6820. For residents who are already on the Homestead Program, renewal forms are due by April 30, 2016.