They were suspended last year during the pandemic.
Frederick, Md (KM) Frederick County Government says pre-pandemic billing practices are returning.
On Thursday, July 1st, the Division of Water and Sewer Utilities says it will reinstate the 1% monthly interest charge on delinquent accounts. Along with that, the mailing of late notices for past due accounts will resume..
On Monday, August 16th, disconnections will resume for non-payment on accounts which remain unpaid for 60-days from the original billing date. The $100 penalty for late payments will be added.
For further information on payment options, customers can call the Division of Water and Sewer Utilities at 301-600-2354, or go on line to www.FrederickCountyMD.gov/wspaybill to find out about payment options.
On March 16th, 2020, the county suspended interest and disconnections for non-payment to help customers who were impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic.
By Kevin McManus