To remit payment by mail, or to drop it off at the Administration Building night deposit box, detach the bottom portion of the bill and send it along with your payment in the pre-addressed envelope provided. Your standard size check and the bottom portion of the bill will fit in the envelope without folding.
If you have any questions regarding your bill, please call the Village of Niles Finance Department at 847-588-8030.
1 - Message Center
Be sure to refer to this area of your bill each month. This area will contain important notices and information about village services, activities, and events.
2 - Bill Date The day your bill was mailed.
3 - Account, District, Meter Your account number and district number have been assigned by the Village of Niles. Your meter number is the actual number on your water meter. Note: Please include your account number when paying by check.
4 - Service Name & Address The address that receives the water service.
5 - Account Activity This section contains all account activity from your prior bill to your current bill such as readings, charges, payments, and comments.
6 - Current Reading Please fill in your current reading from your water meter if this section appears on your bill. Not all customers will be required to provide a current reading.
7 - Statement Balance Section If there is an amount due on the current bill, this section will provide amounts due before and after the penalty date. The amount owed, if received after the indicated due date, is the balance due plus a 10% penalty on the current water billing amount (actual or estimated). If the balance on the account is a credit, the credit balance will appear in this section without a payment due date.
8 - Amount Paid Please enter the amount that is being paid if there is a balance due. If there is a credit on the account, a "No Payment Due" message will appear in this field.
9 - Mailing Address This is your mailing address. Any changes to this address must be requested in writing and mailed to the Finance Department.