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 City criteria is:
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.