The Utilities department combines water treatment and distribution, collection and treatment of wastewater, collection and disposal of solid waste, and collection of storm water runoff, with the operations of the Electric Light and Power Department.

Building 300 - South view

Department Responsibilities

  • The Waste Management Facility
  • The Wastewater Treatment Plant
  • The Water Treatment Plant
  • Garbage and recycling collection
  • The water distribution network
  • The wastewater collection system
  • The stormwater collection network
  • Construction & Maintenance
  • The Environmental Master Plan
  • Environmental Initiatives & Programs
  • Building, operating, maintaining, upgrading and replacing power lines and facilities
  • 24 hour emergency response and repair
  • New electrical connections
  • Wires Services Provider duties:
    • Load settlement
    • Meter services
    • Meter Data Management
    • Retailer Services
  • Line locating
  • Tree trimming
  • Providing safety information
  • Street light and traffic light installation and maintenance