Lauderdale Utilities

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

Toomsuba Water System 3934 Melvin Swain Road Toomsuba MS 39364 6.6 miles from Lauderdale 601-632-4366

Russell Utilities 1767 Willow Lake Road Toomsuba MS 39364 7.4 miles from Lauderdale 601-482-7338

Maples Gas Co Inc 8505 Mississippi 39 Meridian MS 39305 9.1 miles from Lauderdale 601-681-4719

North Lauderdale Water 9709 Mount Carmel Road Bailey MS 39320 10.6 miles from Lauderdale 601-681-6157

Mississippi Power Company 3118 Old Highway 45 North Meridian MS 39301 11.9 miles from Lauderdale 601-484-2947

East Mississippi Electric Power Association 2128 Mississippi 39 Meridian MS 39301 12.5 miles from Lauderdale 601-581-8600

York City Utility Department 607 2nd Avenue York AL 36925 13.5 miles from Lauderdale 205-392-2007

Kipling Water Association 1472 Mount Nebo Road De Kalb MS 39328 15.4 miles from Lauderdale 601-743-5800

Long Creek Water Association 4695 Long Creek Water Road Meridian MS 39301 15.7 miles from Lauderdale 601-693-3096

NTS Water Association 8802 Whippoorwill Road Meridian MS 39307 16.0 miles from Lauderdale 601-483-6557

Clarkdale Water Association 5160 Mississippi 145 Meridian MS 39301 17.9 miles from Lauderdale 601-693-4686

Collinsville Water Assn Inc 11718 Nancy Drive Collinsville MS 39325 18.8 miles from Lauderdale 601-626-8138

East Mississippi Electric Power Association 100 Veterans Dr De Kalb MS 39328 19.3 miles from Lauderdale 601-743-2641

Southwest Lauderdale Water Assn. Inc 2215 Pauldin Road Meridian MS 39307 19.7 miles from Lauderdale 601-693-5919

Mississippi Power Co 14817 Mississippi 16 De Kalb MS 39328 19.8 miles from Lauderdale 601-743-2775

Sumter County Water Authority 400 Alabama 28 Livingston AL 35470 20.3 miles from Lauderdale 205-652-9394

North Choctaw Water Board 3997 Broad Street Butler AL 36904 27.7 miles from Lauderdale 205-398-3161

Maples Gas Co Inc 945 Erwin Road Stonewall MS 39363 29.7 miles from Lauderdale 601-659-7716

Beulah Hubbard Water Association 4704 Mississippi 494 Little Rock MS 39337 30.2 miles from Lauderdale 601-774-0501

North Decatur Water Little Rock Decatur Road Decatur MS 39327 32.7 miles from Lauderdale 601-635-2319

About Lauderdale Utilities

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

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

Utilities in Lauderdale, Mississippi 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 Lauderdale 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 Lauderdale, Mississippi

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

Electric Utilities

Lauderdale 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, MS. Therefore, transmission and distribution of electricity operates as a monopoly and customers do not have a choice when selecting their Lauderdale electric power company. However, the electricity in the Lauderdale electric grid may come from numerous suppliers.

Water Utilities

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

Sewer Utilities

Lauderdale 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

Lauderdale 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.