Gurley Utilities

Find Gurley 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.

Owens Cross Roads Water Authority Strickland Avenue Owens Cross Roads AL 35763 9.1 miles from Gurley 256-725-4203

Madison County Water Department 266 Shields Road Huntsville AL 35811 10.2 miles from Gurley 256-746-2888

Huntsville Utilities 112 Spragins Avenue Northwest Huntsville AL 35801 12.2 miles from Gurley 256-535-1200

North Marshall Utilities 4141 Cathedral Caverns Highway Grant AL 35747 14.8 miles from Gurley 256-728-4116

North Alabama Gas District 101 Manitoba Boulevard Madison AL 35758 19.3 miles from Gurley 256-722-3803

North Alabama Gas District 108 Church Street Madison AL 35758 21.2 miles from Gurley 256-772-0227

Union Grove Utility Board 3680 Union Grove Road Union Grove AL 35175 21.3 miles from Gurley 256-753-2211

Madison Water and Wastewater Services 101 Ray Sanderson Road Madison AL 35758 22.2 miles from Gurley 256-772-0253

Harvest-Monrovia Water Authority 9131 Wall Triana Highway Harvest AL 35749 23.8 miles from Gurley 256-837-1132

North Alabama Gas District 13263 Dupree Worthey Road Harvest AL 35749 24.2 miles from Gurley 256-233-2610

Guntersville Electric Board 701 Blount Avenue Guntersville AL 35976 24.4 miles from Gurley 256-571-1002

Lincoln County Public Utility 27 Smith Lane Flintville TN 37335 24.8 miles from Gurley 931-937-0107

Marshall County Gas District 1245 Gunter Avenue Guntersville AL 35976 24.8 miles from Gurley 256-582-5641

North Alabama Gas District 17256 Love Branch Road Toney AL 35773 25.2 miles from Gurley 256-232-5432

Sunset Water Plant 2700 Willow Beach Road Guntersville AL 35976 26.0 miles from Gurley 256-582-5326

Asbury Water Systems 2142 Asbury Road Albertville AL 35951 26.9 miles from Gurley 256-878-9158

Lincoln County Board of Public Utilities 2863 Huntsville Highway Fayetteville TN 37334 27.2 miles from Gurley 931-433-2259

Marshall County Gas District 231 North Main Street Arab AL 35016 27.4 miles from Gurley 256-586-8303

Arab Water Works 526 Cullman Road Arab AL 35016 27.7 miles from Gurley 256-586-3159

Arab Electric Cooperative 331 South Brindlee Mountain Parkway Arab AL 35016 27.9 miles from Gurley 256-586-3196

About Gurley Utilities

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

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

Utilities in Gurley, 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 Gurley 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 Gurley, 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 Gurley consumers receive safe, reliable, and reasonably priced services from competent and financially viable companies. Gurley Utilities must receive approval for the rates they charge and they are also required to demonstrate to the Gurley Public Services Commission that they have plans to maintain an infrastructure capable of supporting current and future demand for services.

Electric Utilities

Gurley 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 Gurley electric power company. However, the electricity in the Gurley electric grid may come from numerous suppliers.

Water Utilities

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

Sewer Utilities

Gurley 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

Gurley 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.