Public Works generates and mails utility billing for the City’s three public utilities: water, sewer and stormwater.

Utility Billing

Utility bills are mailed out quarterly. City bills are divided into six (6) billing sections. To learn what section your account will bill in, please use the guide below.

Please inform the DPW of change of home ownership or address in order to insure proper, timely receipt of your water and sewer bills. Please direct questions to or 413-587-1570. 

Billing Sections

Quarters billed
Sections 1 & 2generally billed inJanuary, April, July, October
Sections 3 & 4generally billed inFebruary, May, August, November
Sections 5 & 6generally billed inMarch, June, September, December

Final Sale - Changes Effective Friday, May 7, 2020

To request a final sale:

  1. The following must be sent electronically to
    • Completed Final Sale Form (pdf)
    • Photo/image of the water meter face clearly showing the reading on the water meter
    • Typed/handwritten reading from the water meter
    • Email contact information for both attorneys
  2. The following must be deposited at the 125 Locust Street Administration Building front door drop box** or mailed to 125 Locust Street Northampton (Mailing may delay the process):
    • $50 check made payable to the City of Northampton
    • A copy of the final sale request form

**Please note that the Locust Street gate is currently open Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday from 7:00 AM – 3:45 PM. The gate is CLOSED on Wednesdays and Sundays.