Adam Wood

Water Department Supervisor

Phone: 269-679-4304

Pay Water Bill Online

Welcome to Village of Schoolcraft's online water utility bill payment. A 3% convenience fee will be added to your bill. Minimum fee charged is $2.00.

Water Payment Options

Welcome to Village of Schoolcraft’s online water utility bill payment. We are pleased to offer our customers choices in payment options for water.

Online Payment

Payments are processed through Point & Pay.  This service is a safe and reliable way to pay online. A convenience fee charged by Point & Pay will add 3% to the bill and will show as a separate charge on your card statement.  The exact amount of the fee will be shown prior to completing the transaction.  The minimum fee charged will be $2.00.

In Person

Utility payments can be made in person at the Municipal Complex located at 442 N. Grand Street from 8:00 am to 5:00 pm, Monday through Friday, except holidays. Payments may be made with cash, check, money order or credit card. Payment must be made by 5:00 p.m. on due date to avoid late charges.

Payment Dropbox

A drop box is located next to the entrance doors to the Municipal Complex. Must be in drop box by 5:00 p.m. on the due date to avoid late charges.

By Mail

Village of Schoolcraft, PO Box 8, Schoolcraft, MI 49087. Payment must be received no later than 5:00 p.m. on the due date to avoid late charges.

General questions: 269-679-4304


The Water Department flushes hydrants twice a year, during the months of April and October. Hydrant flushing is done to remove any sediments or minerals that may have settled in the water lines.

The Village of Schoolcraft has a Wellhead Protection Program that was approved by the DEQ (Department of Environmental Quality). This program provides for possible contamination sites, increases public awareness, provides awareness of water-contamination issues, explores possible sites for new wells, and promotes the plugging of abandoned wells.

The Village of Schoolcraft issues water bills on a quarterly basis as follows:

  • March 1
  • June 1
  • September 1
  • December 1

Effective March 1, 2021:

The water rate is $5.38 per 1,000 gallons.

The Readiness to Serve Charge located on your quarterly water bill is a fee charged to all customers based on the size of the water pipe into the location.

Quarterly Readiness to Serve Charges
AmountMeter Size
$119.591 1/2”

Non-residents shall be charged 150% of above rates.

Water Turn On and Turn Off Rates
Turn off/on for non-payment:$75.00
Customer requested turn off/on, if on/off requested received after 4:00 p.m. Friday through Monday at 8:00 a.m. and on holidays:$100.00
Water Tap-In Fees
AmountMeter Size
To be determined.3/4″ Service
To be determined.1″ Service

Services larger than 1” will be charged according to cost of materials, labor, and equipment at the time of installation.