The city of Round Rock on Aug. 29 launched a new system allowing customers to select from a variety of payment methods for their utility bills.

The new payment methods accepted are American Express, Discover, PayPal, Walmart Pay and eCheck, according to an announcement from the city.

A new payment portal has also been created, replacing the previous payment portal at The new portal is accessible at Customers who have utility payments set to autopay must reregister with the new system and re-establish that they want to participate in automatic payments, the announcement stated. Payment information will also need to be re-entered because the city cannot transfer the encrypted payment information.

Customers who pay their utility bills via phone, in person, Automated Clearing House draft, bank bill pay, one-time payments or by mail will not be impacted, the city stated.