Water Service - Permit Application
New service connections
Repair or replacement of existing service connection
Hydrant usage
(Please Note – for any excavation work within the City Right-of-Way, a separate ROW permit is required.)
Fees (Chapter 28 – City of Winooski Ordinance, Last Updated 7/15/19
Water connection fee-residential
Single family home (3/4" or 1" tap): $1,000.00
Multi-family dwelling (each individual unit): $1,000.00
Water connection fee-commercial
Single commercial unit: $3,000.00
Multi-commercial (per unit): $3,000.00
Multi-commercial (one meter): $3,000.00
Fire hydrant user fee: $200.00
1. Property Information
Property Owner ___________________________________ Date __________________
Applicant Name (if different than property owner) ______________________________
Property Address ___________________________________ Phone _______________
Type of Property:
Single-Family Home
Multi-family dwelling: Number of units _______
Commercial: Number of Units _______ Number of meters ______
2. Brief Description of Work
3. Attach Drawing(s) of proposed work (if applicable)
Please include dimensions, existing utilities, depths, etc.
Please note- if field modifications are required as approved by the City, an updated as-built drawing is
4. Construction Information:
Estimated Improvements Cost __________
Start of Work (Approx. Date) _____________ Completion of Work (Approx. Date) ___________
Contractor _____________________________ Phone _________________
Contractor Address ____________________ Phone _________________
On-site Contact ________________________ Phone __________________
5. Permit Type:
New Service Change to existing service City Hydrant Usage
6. Request Type:
Installation Retirement Reuse Backflow Required? Yes No
Select type 3/4" 1" 1-1/2" 2" 4" 6" 8" Other
General Conditions and Requirements
In consideration of granting this permit, the undersigned agrees:
1. To accept and abide by all provisions of the most recent City of Winooski Ordinances,
standards, and specifications for construction, Champlain Water District standards and
specifications for construction, and all other pertinent ordinances or regulations that may be
adopted in the future.
2. The City of Winooski is not a member of Dig Safe. For Dig Safe certification, please contact
the City of Winooski Water Resources Manager (John Choate - 802.373.5760).
3. Until the applicant has received written permit approval from DPW, and except as authorized
in the approved permit, no work shall occur in the right-of-way, and no obstacles shall be
placed within the limits of the right of way in any manner that interferes unnecessarily with
the traveling public.
4. All the work herein contemplated shall be done to the satisfaction of the City of Winooski.
5. To notify the Department of Public Works when the work is ready for inspection please
contact City Hall-Public Works at 802.655.6410 or the Utility Manager. Inspections will occur
Monday – Friday during normal business hours (7am-2pm).
6. This permit is valid for thirty (30) days. If the permitted work does not commence within
thirty (30) days a new permit shall be required. In the event that fees increase between the
initial permit and any renewed permit issued subsequently, the applicant is responsible for
paying the difference at the time of reapplication.
All permits must have a final inspection. Failure to contact the City for inspection prior
to backfill of work may require the applicant to uncover or otherwise expose work so
that an inspection can occur.
Applicant Signature ___________________________________ Date ___________________
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This section completed by City:
Application Approval:
Additional Permit Conditions (if any)
Approved by ______________________________ Date __________________
Fee Amount (per ordinance schedule) $ ____________
Application Rejection:
Rejected by _______________________________ Date ___________________
Rejection Description:
Last Updated: 6/23/20
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