Department Mission: To enhance the quality of life, now and into the future, for people living, working and raising families in central Ohio through the economic, efficient, and environmentally responsible stewardship of superior public utilities.

Columbus Division of Power Lowers Rate for Commercial Customers A 15% reduction in the "fixed rate" service charges for Small Commercial and General Commercial customers went into effect 1/1/2016. - learn more

Lead in Drinking Water

Lead in Drinking Water The lead concentration in the drinking water leaving our treatment plants is below the level of detection. However, lead can enter the water from household plumbing and fixtures when water resides in plumbing for more than 6 hours. View the presentation given at the 2/9/16 City Council Hearing, or a brochure "What You Need to Know About Lead in Drinking Water - learn more

Be Informed about Home Water Treatment Devices

Be Informed about Home Water Treatment Devices If you choose to purchase a home treatment device, independently research the product to make sure it does what YOU intend it to do. - learn more

2014 CCR Cover

Consumer Confidence Report - CCR Public Utilities' customers can consume their water with confidence, knowing it meets ALL of the requirements of the Safe Drinking Water Act (SDWA). Read more about: annual water quality report, rigorous testing performed daily, common water quality concerns... - learn more

Water Main Breaks

Water Main Breaks Please report suspected water main breaks to 311 or 645 3111 immediately (weekdays 7 a.m. - 6 p.m.) or to 645-7788 after hours and weekends. Get answers to the most frequently asked questions about water main breaks. - learn more

Utility Discount Programs

Utility Discount Programs Customers who participate in assistance programs such as Heap, Medicaid, food stamps & public housing may be eligible for a discount on their water/sewer bills. Seniors age 60 and older with limited income may also qualify for a discount on electricity & water bills. - learn more

NEW! Form to Connect to City Power

NEW! Form to Connect to City Power

If you live or operate a business within the green shaded boundaries of our general service territory we may be able to provide your electric service. Please complete the online service request form or contact Customer Service at 645-7360
Thank you for your interest in City Power. 

NOTE: the map is only a general outline -  our representatives will be able to determine if you are within our service territory. 

View Service Area Map by Zip Code - learn more

Winter Topics

Winter Topics Learn about: what to do if your pipes freeze (& how to prevent it), water main breaks, sledding & outdoor activities, keeping storm drains clear & more. Cold weather energy savings (and how to get a rebate for a programmable thermostat). - learn more

Our Commitment to Water Quality

Our Commitment to Water Quality Columbus provides a variety of services to protect both surface & drinking water quality. We work with communities upstream to help reduce the impact of agricultural activities. In our own community, we partner with landowners adjacent to our reservoirs and monitor construction sites to limit sedimentation that can impact local waterways. We also protect the quality of life downstream by discharging clean water from our wastewater treatment plants. - learn more

State Budget Reservoir Amendment on Hold Municipal reservoir amendment in state budget put on hold pending legal review. Read the Columbus Dispatch article. - learn more