Utility Balanced Billing is available for Vinton Utility customers. Charlene Nichols, Billing Specialist for Vinton, reminds utility customers that the town currently accepts applications for balanced billing. Utility customers interested in this payment option should call Charlene at (337) 589-7453, Monday thru Thursday 7:30 AM – 5:00 PM or on Fridays from 8:00 am until 12:00 noon.
The current flat rate on water is $20.50, garbage is $16.00, and sewer is $20.50. For new service on electricity deposits there is a 24 hour window for connection during the week. If you come for service on a Friday, connection may be delayed until Monday. This also applies to permits for water, sewer, work orders, or any Public Works, Electrical, or Plumbing Inspections. The Public Works Department closes at 4:30 PM Monday – Thursday and closes at 12 noon on Friday.
Utility bills are due without penalty by the 10th of the month. After the 10th, a 10% penalty is added to the bill. Customers have until the 22nd of the month to pay their bill. Please pay by the 22nd to avoid shut off of electrical utilities. To pay your utility bills on-line – click here.