Dawson Utilities

Find Dawson Alabama utilities. Utilities provide information on public services including electricity (power and light companies), oil and gas (home heating and cooking), waste and sewage companies.

Crossville Water Board 14454 Alabama 68 Crossville AL 35962 3.9 miles from Dawson 256-528-7163

Collinsville Water Works and Sewer 170 West Main Street Collinsville AL 35961 4.7 miles from Dawson 256-524-2188

All Gas 1015 Main Saint Shiloh Fyffe AL 35971 9.9 miles from Dawson 256-623-2426

Leesburg Sewer Plant Hopkins Road Leesburg AL 35983 12.4 miles from Dawson 256-526-7630

Asbury Water Systems 2142 Asbury Road Albertville AL 35951 12.9 miles from Dawson 256-878-9158

Water Works Board of Section And Dutton 87 Circle Drive Northwest Rainsville AL 35986 14.1 miles from Dawson 256-638-2119

Alabama Power Co 2500 County Road 20 Leesburg AL 35983 14.1 miles from Dawson 256-526-8467

Sardis City Water Board 860 Church Street Boaz AL 35956 14.6 miles from Dawson 256-593-6486

Collinsville Utilities Office 77 Chambers Avenue Southwest Rainsville AL 35986 14.6 miles from Dawson 256-524-2188

Big Wills Water Authority 7191 Duck Springs Road Attalla AL 35954 14.6 miles from Dawson 256-538-7950

Boaz Water & Sewer Board 107 Billy B Dyar Boulevard Boaz AL 35957 15.4 miles from Dawson 256-593-9380

Highland Water Authority 3071 Tabor Road Gadsden AL 35904 16.0 miles from Dawson 256-546-1751

Marshall County Gas District 509 Baltimore Avenue Albertville AL 35950 16.0 miles from Dawson 256-878-4591

Northeast Alabama Water 2412 Beck Industrial Boulevard Northwest Fort Payne AL 35968 16.6 miles from Dawson 256-845-6186

Fort Payne Water Department 153 20th Street Northeast Fort Payne AL 35967 16.7 miles from Dawson 256-845-0449

Cherokee County Water & Sewer 161 East Main Street Centre AL 35960 17.6 miles from Dawson 256-927-8348

City of Centre Water Sewer Board South River Street Centre AL 35960 17.7 miles from Dawson 256-927-3281

Alabama Power Co 104 Northwood Drive Centre AL 35960 18.3 miles from Dawson 256-927-2597

Central Propane 9753 U.s. 431 Albertville AL 35950 18.3 miles from Dawson 256-891-0050

Gadsden Water Works & Sewer Board 515 North Albert Rains Boulevard Gadsden AL 35901 19.9 miles from Dawson 256-543-2884

About Dawson Utilities

Dawson Utilities are business enterprises that provide essential public services including electricity, natural gas, water, and sewer services in Dawson, AL. Because of the infrastructure required to deliver services, a monopoly is often the most economical way for a utility service to operate. Dawson Public Utility Companies serve all of the customers for a particular service in Dawson.

You may contact Utilities for questions about:
  • Dawson Utilities billing and payments
  • Sewer rates and water bills
  • Setting up Utilities
  • Power outages
  • Natural gas hookups
Public & Private Utility Companies

Utilities in Dawson, Alabama may be publicly owned enterprises or private companies. In both cases, the primary source of revenue supporting the Utility is user fees paid by customers. In the case of publicly owned Utilities, the assets of the Utility are owned by the Dawson Government Utilities Department, but it operates as a self-sustaining public enterprise supported by its own revenues rather than relying on taxes to fund operations.

Public Utilities Commissions in Dawson, Alabama

In Alabama, Utilities are regulated by the Public Services Commissions or Public Utilities Commission. Public Services Commissions are necessary when monopolies exist or in cases where competition is very limited, to ensure that Dawson consumers receive safe, reliable, and reasonably priced services from competent and financially viable companies. Dawson Utilities must receive approval for the rates they charge and they are also required to demonstrate to the Dawson Public Services Commission that they have plans to maintain an infrastructure capable of supporting current and future demand for services.

Electric Utilities

Dawson Electric Utilities are the most likely to function as a hybrid of monopoly and competitive services. Only one system for transmitting and delivering electricity to customers is feasible in a given service area such as, AL. Therefore, transmission and distribution of electricity operates as a monopoly and customers do not have a choice when selecting their Dawson electric power company. However, the electricity in the Dawson electric grid may come from numerous suppliers.

Water Utilities

Water Utility Services in Dawson provide potable tap water directly to residential, commercial, industrial, and institutional customers through a distribution system.

Sewer Utilities

Dawson Sewer Service Companies receive wastewater from customers via sanitary sewers at a wastewater treatment plant. The Sewer Utility treats the wastewater to reduce pollutants before it is released into waterways.

Natural Gas Utilities

Dawson Natural Gas Companies are essentially local distribution companies that deliver natural gas, received from large capacity interstate or intrastate pipelines, to individual customers through small diameter distribution pipelines.