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The City has completed the transition to the new utility billing software.

Utility Billing will be resuming normal billing practices with bills due in May 2019. Please refer to the back of your utility bill for more information on our billing practices.

For more information, please visit us at billing.amarillo.gov or by phone at 806-378-3030.

Saving Water Indoors

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 Here are some tips for saving water indoors:

  • Take shorter showers. You can save 3 gallons of water for every minute.
  • Turn off the water while you brush your teeth and save up to 2 gallons a minute.
  • Plug the sink instead of running the water when shaving and save up to 200 gallons a month. 
  • Water plants with leftover dish or bath water or even ice.
  • Fix leaky faucets and pipes. A faucet leaking at a rate of one drop per second can waste up to 3,000 gallons of water per year.
  • Install water-efficient devices in the bathroom and kitchen.
  • Use the sink garbage disposal sparingly or start a compost pile.
  • Always keep water conservation in mind and find ways to save in the kitchen. Small savings add up in time.
  • Take a shower instead of filling the tub and taking a bath. Showers with low-flow showerheads usually use less water than tub baths.
  • If you do take baths, try reducing the level of the water being used in a bathtub by one or two inches.
  • Don't use your toilet to dispose of trash.
  • Wash only full loads of laundry. Use the shortest wash cycle for lightly soiled clothes as it uses less water than other cycles.

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