Taps and Meter

Rudy Moreno, Deputy Assistant Director

 

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About Taps & Meters The Taps & Meters Group reviews residential and commercial plans for compliance with the WCR Letters, permits water meters and sewer connections, and processes water meter easement documents. Taps & Meters also maintains a current list of approved contractors to install small water meters.

 

SMALL WATER METERS

 

New Rate: Effective 01/01/2018
METER SIZE & PRICE
 

5/8"

$287.83

1"

$377.74

1 1/2"

$522.99

2"

$655.12

ENLARGEMENT & PRICE

5/8" TO 1"

$175.43

5/8" TO 1 1/2"

$293.38

5/8" TO 2"

$425.51

1" TO 1 1/2"

$203.47

1" TO 2"

$335.60

1 1/2" TO 2"

$217.65

5/8" TO 1" ULTRA SONIC

$207.62

5/8" TO 1 1/2" BF

$531.00

5/8" TO 2" BF

$655.51

1" TO 1 1/2" BF

$441.09

1" TO 2" BF

$565.60

1 1/2" TO 2" BF

$447.65

   
NEW BF METER AND PRICE

1" ULTRA SONIC

$409.93

1 1/2" BF

$760.61

2" BF

$885.12

Relocation Cut & Plug 
$85.52

$85.52

CONCRETE METER BOX AND PRICE

DUAL

$52.41

H-65

$105.76

 

 

ο List of City Approved Contractors to Install Small Water Meters (.pdf file)

ο Small Water Meter Application (.pdf file)

ο On-Line Water Meter Application

ο Large Job Requirements by Permit Type (.pdf file)

ο Sewer Tap Requirements (.pdf file)

 

LARGE JOBS

 

Easement Dedication Process and 584 Form (.pdf)
Large Job Permit Number Request Form (.pdf)
Surface Restoration Bond (.pdf)
Maintenance Bond (.pdf)
Non-Developer Participation Contract Payment Bond (.pdf)
Non-Developer Participation Contract Performance Bond (.pdf)

 

 

UTILITY INSTALLATION WITHIN TXDOT RIGHT-OF-WAY

 

In accordance with the Texas Administrative Code Title 43, Part 1, the City of Houston will request a permit from TxDot for utility connection to City of Houston utility located within TxDot right-of-way.

 

TxDot Permit Application Form

TxDot Water Details

TxDot Sanitary Sewer Details

TxDot right-of-way Map

 

For additional information on any of these procedures, please email questions to TapTechs@houstontx.gov.