How to Read Your Water Meter

To read your water meter, lift the meter box lid. Your water meter is located inside the meter box. Read the numbers on the water meter left to right. Read all the numbers except the last two. Russellville Water Board bills in hundred gallons. The reading on this sample meter would be 700 gallons. Subtract the current reading from the last bill received.


How to Check for a Leak
1. Turn off all water faucets at your home – inside & outside.
2. Lift the lid on the meter box.
3. Look at the black or red triangle on the water meter.
4. If the triangle is spinning while all water is turned off, a leak is present.