The City of San Marcos provides residential electric utility customers an option to have a Manual Read Electronic Meter installed to replace an Automated Meter Infrastructure (AMI) Electric Meter.
The request must be made by the utility account holder
The request must be submitted in writing (AMI Electric Meter Opt-Out Request Form)
The account holder must comply with all City of San Marcos Electric Rules and Regulations
Account Holder Agreement
If approved the utility account holder agrees to:
Pay a Meter Exchange Fee of $100 to replace the AMI Meter with a Manual Read Meter
Pay a Monthly Reading Fee of $25, in addition to the existing electric utility charges
Failure to meet or maintain the listed criteria or comply with fee payment will result in non-installation or replacement of the Manual Read Meter with an AMI Meter, to include an additional Meter Exchange Fee.