Utility Rates

Utility Rate Schedules


These rates are published for your convenience, changes will be posted as they occur. If you have any questions, please contact the Public Works Department at (217) 892-6526.

Electric Division


The Electric Division of Rantoul Public Works is responsible for repairs and new construction of the Village electrical system. Please contact them in case of power outage, voltage problems, repair and new construction of business and residential buildings. Personnel provide electric utility locates under the J.U.L.I.E. system and respond to customer service needs.

Rates

Rates* Summer Winter Customer Charge Monthly
Residential $0.12245 per KWH $0.10793 per KWH $15.10
Residential, All Electric $0.12245 per KWH  First 500 KWH $0.10793 over 500 KWH $.09254  $15.10
Commercial $0.14407 per KWH $0.12534 per KWH $32.50
Industrial Service $16.96 Peak Demand Charge / All KWs $0.05954 $16.70 Peak Demand Charge / All KWs $0.05954 $134.00
EI4, Economic Development NA NA Variable Rate for Qualifying New Industries
EV1, Village Service $0.12372 all KWH $0.10789 all KWH $33.50
*Rates are subject to monthly power factor adjustment which may vary from month to month.

All electric charges are also subject to a state tax of 5% or $.0032 per KWH which ever is less and a 5% local tax.

Service Charges


Service Customer Charge
Temporary Underground Service Installation and Removal (up to 20 feet) $150
Temporary Overhead Service Installation and Removal (up to 75 feet) $150
New Underground Service Installation (up to 100 feet) $350
New Overhead Service Installation (up to 75 feet) $100
Relocation of any Service (including underground up to 20 feet) $150
Disconnection of any Service at Premises $25
Disconnection of any Service at Pole or Pedestal $75
Reconnection of any Service at Premises $25
Reconnection of any Service at Pole or Pedestal $75
Checks returned for Insufficient Funds $25
Delivery of Door Hanger Notice $10
Any installation in excess of the footage specified above will incur an additional charge on a time and material basis.

A Purchased Power Adjustment Rate shall be added to a utility bill each month.  Determined as follows: The Village shall compute the avg. cost of its purchased power per kwh from its wholesale supplier for the previous 12 months and then subtract the figure of 7.50000 cents.  The difference between the two (2) figures shall be the "Purchased Power Adjustment Rate" per kwh for that billing period.  In the event that the avg. cost of purchased power for the previous 12 months  is less than 7.50000 cents per kwh, then the "Purchsed Power Adjustment Rate" shall be equal to zero (0).
  • Summer: June, July, August, and September
  • Winter: All other months
  • Reference Ordinance 2637 - (effective Jan.14, 2020)
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Gas Division


The Gas Division of Rantoul Public Works is responsible for repairs and new construction of the Village Gas system. Please contact them with gas-related problems to include repair and new construction of business and residential buildings. The Gas Division only handles gas customers on the former Chanute Air Force Base. Personnel also provide gas utility locates under the J.U.L.I.E. system and respond to customer service needs.



Emergency Information


Access our emergency contact information in the event of a gas service emergency or leak.

Notice to Gas Customers


As required by the Illinois Commerce Commission (ICC) and as a service to our customers, the Village of Rantoul and all gas systems operators are required to share the following information with our customers:
If you have any questions regarding your gas service or buried pipelines, please contact the Village of Rantoul Public Works Department at (217) 892-6526.

Gas Rates

Service Usage Level Rate Customer Charge Monthly
GC1

$21.50
Commercial Gas Service First 150 Therms $0.2300
Next 4,850 Therms $0.1300
All over 5,000 Therms $0.060
GI1

$84
Industrial Gas Service First 150 Therms $0.2300
Next 4,850 Therms $0.1300
All over 5,000 Therms $0.060
GR1

$9.20
Residential Gas Service First 20 Therms $0.2300
Next 30 Therms $0.1300
All over 50 Therms $0.060
GV - Village

$17.50
Gas Supply Charge Based on Cost of Gas
Varies
*All gas therms are subject to a state tax of 5% or $0.024 per therm, whichever is less, and a local tax.
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Waste Water Rates

Effective May 1, 2021 - Reference Ordinance 2634

Demand Charge / Meter Size (inches)
Monthly Rate
Volume Charge
per Gallon
Wastewater Service Residential / .75" $8.30 $0.005030
Wastewater Service Residential / 1" $12.10 $0.005030
Wastewater Service Residential / 1.5" $20.10 $0.005030 
Wastewater Service Commercial / .75" $15.34 $0.005030
Wastewater Service Commercial / 1" $18.38 $0.005030
Wastewater Service Commercial / 1.5" $38.37 $0.005030
Wastewater Service Commercial / 2" $64.30 $0.005030
Wastewater Service Industrial / 3" $118.00 $0.005030
Wastewater Service Industrial / 4" $213.00 $0.005030
Wastewater Service Industrial / 6" $364.72 $0.005030
Surcharges
BOD-5 (200 mg/l) plus   $.0037/000gallons
SS (250 mg/l) plus
$.0030/000gallons
P (5 ml/l)plus   $6.58/lb 
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Water Rates

Effective May 1, 2021 - Reference Ordinance 2633

Service Demand Charge per Month Volume Charge per gallon
Residential Customer Charge .75" $8.25 $0.004410
Residential Customer Charge 1" $12.25 $0.004410
Residential Customer Charge 1.5" $19.25  $0.004410
Commercial Customer Charge .75" $16.59 $0.004410
Commercial Customer Charge 1" $18.19 $0.004410
Commercial Customer Charge 1.5" $35.45 $0.004410
Commercial Customer Charge 2" $70.15 $0.004410
Industrial Customer Charge 3" $160.00 $0.004410
Industrial Customer Charge 4" $337.43 $0.004410
Industrial Customer Charge 6" $749.82 $0.004410
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