Customers now have the ability to pay with a credit or debit card at City Hall. The City will now accept Visa, Master Card and Discover cards for utility payments. In order to take advantage of this service you can use the drive up or payment window at City Hall, with a photo id. The City will not however accept over the phone payments or keep card information for reoccurring payments.
Water and Sewer bills are due and payable upon receipt and delinquent after the 27th of the month. A $20.00 penalty will be added on the 28th on all past due bills. An additional $50.00 reconnect fee will be charged if subject to disconnect. If you have any questions concerning your bill, you may contact the City office during regular office hours: 8 :00 a.m. - 5 :00 p.m. Monday through Friday. (828) 466-7255. NO SECOND NOTICE WILL BE SENT. City of Claremont is not responsible for failure of the U.S. Postal Service to deliver bills. For your convenience, a night drop is located next to the drive up window. There will be a $25.00 charge for all returned checks, in accordance with North Carolina Law (G.S. 25-3-512). STATE AND LOCAL LAWS PROHIBIT TAMPERING WITH SERVICE.