Paint Rock Utilities

Find Paint Rock 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 8.6 miles from Paint Rock 256-725-4203

North Marshall Utilities 4141 Cathedral Caverns Highway Grant AL 35747 11.2 miles from Paint Rock 256-728-4116

Madison County Water Department 266 Shields Road Huntsville AL 35811 13.8 miles from Paint Rock 256-746-2888

Huntsville Utilities 112 Spragins Avenue Northwest Huntsville AL 35801 15.2 miles from Paint Rock 256-535-1200

Union Grove Utility Board 3680 Union Grove Road Union Grove AL 35175 19.1 miles from Paint Rock 256-753-2211

Guntersville Electric Board 701 Blount Avenue Guntersville AL 35976 21.3 miles from Paint Rock 256-571-1002

Marshall County Gas District 1245 Gunter Avenue Guntersville AL 35976 21.7 miles from Paint Rock 256-582-5641

North Alabama Gas District 101 Manitoba Boulevard Madison AL 35758 22.1 miles from Paint Rock 256-722-3803

Sunset Water Plant 2700 Willow Beach Road Guntersville AL 35976 23.0 miles from Paint Rock 256-582-5326

Asbury Water Systems 2142 Asbury Road Albertville AL 35951 23.2 miles from Paint Rock 256-878-9158

North Alabama Gas District 108 Church Street Madison AL 35758 23.6 miles from Paint Rock 256-772-0227

Madison Water and Wastewater Services 101 Ray Sanderson Road Madison AL 35758 24.5 miles from Paint Rock 256-772-0253

Marshall County Gas District 231 North Main Street Arab AL 35016 25.4 miles from Paint Rock 256-586-8303

Arab Water Works 526 Cullman Road Arab AL 35016 25.7 miles from Paint Rock 256-586-3159

Arab Electric Cooperative 331 South Brindlee Mountain Parkway Arab AL 35016 25.9 miles from Paint Rock 256-586-3196

Central Propane 9753 U.s. 431 Albertville AL 35950 26.1 miles from Paint Rock 256-891-0050

North Alabama Gas District 13263 Dupree Worthey Road Harvest AL 35749 27.0 miles from Paint Rock 256-233-2610

Harvest-Monrovia Water Authority 9131 Wall Triana Highway Harvest AL 35749 27.2 miles from Paint Rock 256-837-1132

Collinsville Utilities Office 77 Chambers Avenue Southwest Rainsville AL 35986 27.6 miles from Paint Rock 256-524-2188

Lincoln County Public Utility 27 Smith Lane Flintville TN 37335 28.0 miles from Paint Rock 931-937-0107

About Paint Rock Utilities

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

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

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

Electric Utilities

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

Water Utilities

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

Sewer Utilities

Paint Rock 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

Paint Rock 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.