Sewer Charges

Sewer fees for properties within Nevada County Sanitation District 1 are paid yearly through parcel charges on each property owner's tax bill. The following are the yearly changes for one Equivalent Dwelling Unit (EDU) for connected properties in the respective zones of the District. An EDU is the sewer capacity needed for a single-family residence. Other property uses are assigned sewer capacity based upon the property's use.

Lake Wildwood, Zone 1

Item Charge
New Sewer Connection Fee (one time only)
Payable with submission of new Sewer Permit Application
$345.21
Annual Sewer Charge $1,112
Operations and Maintenance
$830
Capital Acquisition
$282

Lake of the Pines, Zone 2 (Includes Darkhorse and Cascade Crossing

Item Charge
New Sewer Connection Fee (one time only)
Includes:$14,700 for new EDU (charged on building permit) and
Inspection fee of $345.21 payable with submission of sewer permit application.

$15,045.21 (New EDU)

Annual Sewer Charge $1,384
Operations and maintenance
$1017
Capital acquisition
$367

North San Juan, Zone 4

Item
Charge
New Sewer Connection Fee (one time only)
Payable with submission of new Sewer Permit Application
$345.21
Annual Sewer Charge $864
Operations and maintenance
$864

Gold Creek, Zone 5

Item Charge
New Sewer Connection Fee (one time only)
Payable with submission of new Sewer Permit Application
$345.21
Annual Sewer Charge $282
Operations and maintenance
$282

Penn Valley, Zone 6

Item Charge
New Sewer Connection Fee (one time only)
Includes $250.00 permit fee and $345,21 inspection fee. 
Payable with submission of new Sewer Permit Application
$595.21
Annual Sewer Charge $1,110
Operations and maintenance
$955
Capital acquisition
$155

Mountain Lakes Estates, Zone 7

Item
Charge
New Sewer Connection Fee (one time only)
Payable with submission of new Sewer Permit Application
$345.21
Annual Sewer Charge
$593
Operations and maintenance
$593

Cascade Shores, Zone 8

Item Charge
New Sewer Connection Fee (one time only)
Includes $345.21 inspection fee. Fee is payable with submission of new Sewer Permit application
Stand-By Sewer Connection Fee (one time only)   
                            
$3,345.21


​$1,345.21
Annual Sewer Charge $2,494
Operations and maintenance
$2,276
Capital acquisition
$218

Eden Ranch, Zone 9

Item Charge
New Sewer Connection Fee (one time only)
Payable with submission of new Sewer Permit Application
$345.21
Annual Sewer Charge $1,148
Operations and maintenance
$1,148

Higgins Village, Zone 11

Item Charge
New Sewer Connection Fee (one time only)
Payable with submission of new Sewer Permit Application
$345.21
Annual Sewer Charge $1,892
Operations and maintenance $1,525
Capital Acquisition  $367

Valley Oak Court, Zone 12

Item Charge
New Sewer Connection Fee (one time only)
Payable with submission of new Sewer Permit Application
$345.21
Annual Sewer Charge
$921
Operations and maintenance
$830
Capital Acquisition  $91