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MOUNT VERNON – The Board of the Clinton Township Water and Sewer District has increased its district fees for customers by $5 a month. The increase was passed by resolution in May 2021, and the new rates went into effect in August 2021.

The change will be reflected in Clinton Sewer and Water District utility bills scheduled to be sent out by the City of Mount Vernon on Aug. 31.

We encourage customers to sign up for electronic billing or Auto Pay. Customers can register for Auto Pay by calling the City Water Office at 740-393-9504. Customers can have bills sent by email by 1) writing their email address on their bill; 2) by emailing their request for electronic bills directly to the Water Office at; or 3) by calling the Water Billing Office.


The City of Mount Vernon is an innovative community with an authentic hometown feel. Home to 17,000 people, Mount Vernon is the county seat for Knox County and boasts historic buildings and districts as well as business and professional, educational, and recreational opportunities through many adaptive reuses of the community’s infrastructure and spaces.

Specific attractions are the historic Woodward Opera House, the Knox County Memorial Building and Theater, and the 250-acre Ariel~Foundation Park adjacent to the state scenic Kokosing River. With strong ties to higher education, Mount Vernon Nazarene University, Kenyon College, and Central Ohio Technical College have satellite locations in the historic downtown. Located 40 miles northeast of Columbus, Mount Vernon is near the geographic center of Ohio and has connections all over the globe.

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