Understanding Your Meter


The Water District has a "radio read" system which allows the manager to read each water meter as they drive by the unit for the district's monthly billing, thus eliminating the need for each consumer to perform this task.

If you wish to read your meter, here's how to do it: For the odometer-style meter, record the number shown above or below “cubic feet". (Ignore the giant dial that sweeps the meter like a clock hand.) This number represents all the water that’s passed through the meter since it was installed, not just since your last bill.