What is an AMI meter?

AMI stands for Advanced Metering Infrastructure. These new AMI meters consist of a water meter with a low-powered communication device/radio that is continuously recording usage and the radio sends a meter reading to the City through a secure network every 6 to 12 hours.

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1. Why is my water meter being replaced?
2. How much will this new meter cost me?
3. What is an AMI meter?
4. How long will it take to complete the installation of a new meter?
5. When will my meter be replaced?
6. How do I know who is authorized to do the work?
7. Will I be notified before work begins?
8. Will I be notified if the installation was not completed in my neighborhood?
9. Will I be notified if the installation of my meter was not completed?
10. Will I be notified after work is completed?
11. How long will I be without water?
12. Do Aqua-Metric or City of Tomball employees need to come inside my house?
13. Is there any special care or maintenance that I need to do to my new AMI meter?
14. I still have questions, where can I get additional information?