Economic Development

Utilities & Infrastructure

Transportation

U.S. Highway 12 runs east and west through Clearwater County connecting to Interstate 90 at Missoula, MT to the east and Idaho State Highway 95 to the west at Lewiston, ID.

The Great Northwest Railroad runs east and west through Clearwater County connecting with Class 1 lines out of Lewiston.

The Port of Lewiston, a short 45 miles west along U.S. Highway 12 or Great Northern Railroad lines provides Clearwater County access to the world.

Electricity Rates

 Residential (1,000 KWH/Month)

Commercial (90,000 KWH/Month)

 Industrial (400,000 KWH/Month)

 $59.30

 $5,432.30

 $22,925.50

Note: Prices based on averages for the region

Municipal Services

Orofino

 Water Consumption Rate

 
Water-
Sewer-
Sanitation Base

 Water Bond 1

 Water Bond 2

 Sewer Usage Rate

Sewer Base 

Sanitation Service 

 Street Light Fee

 $1.25 per 1,000 gallons

 $109.25

 $17.00

 $8 ($4 annual increase up to $16)

 $1.50 per 1,000 gallons

 $12.25

 Commercial: $53.80 for 2 yard dumpster weekly pick up

Residential: $9 per month

 $2.10 per month

 

Pierce

 Water
  Base  

Water
Use

 Sewer

 Sewer Capitol Impvmt Fund

 Garbage

 $44.58

$2.22

 $48.00

 $7.00

 $7.55

 

Elk River

 Water Consumption Rate

 Water Base

Sewer 

 Garbage

 $2.00 per $1,000 gallons

$60.00

 $27.93

 $18.90 (2 - 40 lb bags)

 

Weippe  

 Water

Sanitation

 Sewer

 Small Commercial (<6,000 gal) $14.15

Large Commercial (>10,000 gal) $27.50

Additional $0.50 per 1,000 gallons

$11.30

 $46.55

Airports

Orofino & Lewiston

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