Sylacauga Utilities

Find Sylacauga 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.


Fayetteville Water Authority 5610 Old Fayetteville Road Sylacauga AL 35151 256-245-2750


Stewartville Water Authority 65 Coosa County Road 150 Sylacauga AL 35151 256-245-0214

Sylacauga Utilities Board 301 North Elm Avenue Sylacauga AL 35150 256-249-8501

Sylacauga Utilities Office 1414 Edwards Street Sylacauga AL 35150 256-249-8501

Sylacauga Water & Sewage Department 1414 Edwards Street Sylacauga AL 35150 256-249-0372

About Sylacauga Utilities

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

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

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

Electric Utilities

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

Water Utilities

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

Sewer Utilities

Sylacauga 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

Sylacauga 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.