Utility Services

City of Maupin Utility Services

Here you can find information about water & sewer service, electric service, and garbage & recycling for residents in Maupin. See the 2021-2022 water and sewer rates here.

Payment Drop

A secure payment drop is installed at the Civic Center. It is next to the ADA ramp on the Grant Avenue side of the building. We can accept payments for the City of Maupin, Wasco Electric, or The Dalles Disposal.

Water & Sewer Service

Maupin City Hall
507 Grant Ave.
Maupin, Oregon 97037
Phone: 541-395-2698 (541-370-2429 after hours, emergency only)

If you are a new resident or business owner in Maupin, please stop by City Hall to fill out a water/sewer service application. You can also fill out the PDF and email it to utilities@cityofmaupin.org.

To view your account, pay your bill, have your statement emailed to you each month, or to enroll in automatic bill pay, you can now use the secure portal found at the link: Utility Account Portal

Please note: If you have multiple water and sewer accounts, you will need to make separate accounts in the portal. Any changes you make to your account(s) will be reflected in the next billing cycle.

Options for Paying Your Bill

If you have trouble paying your bill, please reach out to us at City Hall. You can also contact Mid Columbia Community Action Council (MCCAC) in The Dalles, a nonprofit organization that helps residents in Wasco County with unpaid utility bills, including water, sewer, and electric.

Online Account Portal

You can pay your bill with a credit card or ACH transfer anytime through the new secure payment portal found at the link above. A 2.9% fee plus $0.30 will be charged in addition to your bill if you use a credit card, and $1.50 will be charged for ACH transfers. You can also enroll in automatic bill pay at any time.

Check, cash, or credit card at the City Hall front desk

You can always pay your bill with a check, cash, or credit card in-person at the City Hall front desk during our open hours. If you use a credit card, a 2.9% fee plus $0.30 will be charged in addition to your bill.

Check through secure payment drop

You can drop off your check payment in the secure drop box located on the ADA ramp on the Grant Avenue side of the Civic Center. The drop box is open 24-hours a day, and your payment will be processed within one week.

Bill pay through your bank

Many customers choose to pay their bill through their bank’s bill payment feature, and that option is still available.

Utility Payment Assistance

Mid Columbia Community Action Council offers a variety of services to low-income families and individuals that reside in Hood River, Wasco or Sherman Counties. Programs include: Household Utility Assistance; Weatherization Services; Utility Education classes; Shelter & Transition Services; Houseless/Housing assistance to prevent eviction; Senior and low-income Discount Programs; Supportive Services for Veteran Families Program.

Mid Columbia Community Action Council (MCCAC)
312 E 4th St.
The Dalles, Oregon 97058
Phone: 541-298-5131

Recycling Depot

Thanks to a $12,500 grant from Tri-County Hazardous Waste & Recycle, Maupin’s Recycle Depot is now open to the public. Staff will be on hand to help you learn what is acceptable and what is not. If you have questions about the depot, please call City Hall at 541-395-2698. If you have questions about how to recycle certain materials, please visit tricountyrecycle.com

604 Water Ave.
Maupin, OR 97037

Wednesdays & Saturdays 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Cardboard, mixed/comingled recycling, glass, and yard debris. Learn more about what is considered recyclable material here.

Garbage Service

The Dalles Disposal
1317 W 1st St.
The Dalles, Oregon 97058
Phone: 541-298-5149

Electric Service

Wasco Electric Cooperative
105 E 4th St.
PO Box 1700
The Dalles, Oregon 97058
Phone: 541-296-2740

Propane Service

Pacer Propane
3000 W 2nd St.
The Dalles, Oregon 97058
Phone: 541-298-2111

Tri-County Hazardous Waste & Recycling Program

3440 Guignard Dr.
Hood River, Oregon 97031
Phone: 541-506-2632
Fax: 541-506-2601

Maupin Spring & Fall Clean-Up Days

The City of Maupin hosts a Spring Clean-Up and a Fall Clean-Up each year for residents to dispose of their non-hazardous household junk and yard waste for free. Look for a flyer in the monthly utility statement mailing and find more information about the events in our Public Notices.

Hazardous Waste

Tri-County Waste & Recycle hosts hazardous waste clean-up events throughout Wasco County multiple times a year. The hazardous waste clean-up event in Maupin usually happens each spring. Visit Tri-County Waste & Recycle’s event calendar for more information. Check out their information about how to recycle general household waste and safer alternatives to hazardous waste.

Burn Permits & Burning in City Limits

A permit is required to burn anywhere in the City of Maupin, and all permits must be issued in person at Maupin’s City Hall. There is no cost for Open Brush or Burn Barrel permits. Residents must follow all the burning rules or risk having their burn permit revoked. View the Burn Permit Rules here.