Utilities

The public water, gas and sewer systems are operated by the Leitchfield Utilities Commission.

Dwight Embry

Utilities Superintendent
Contact Dwight
(270) 259-4034

David Roof

Utilities Foreman
Contact David
(270) 259-3541


Natural Gas

Source: Texas Gas Pipeline

Gas pressure ranges up to 240 (psi). City gas is supplied by six inch steel lines connecting to a Texas Gas 36 inch transmission main.

Jimmy Wells

Gas Foreman
Contact Jimmy
(270) 259-3541


Water Capacity

2.88 million gallons per day

Leitchfield's Water Treatment Plant currently serves the East half of Grayson County. The industrial area water flows at a minimum 60 pounds per square inch (psi), residual at 1,100 gallons per minute (gpm).

2011 Water Quality Report

Darren Dennison

Water Treatment Plant Manager
Contact Darren
(270) 259-4501


Wastewater

Design capacity 2 million gallons per day
Average daily flow 1 million gallons
Type of treatment is Tertiary

The Leitchfield Wastewater Treatment Plant now has a 17 million gallon equalization basin. The collection system also had an extensive upgrade in 2001.

Robin Strader

Chief Plant Operator
Contact Robin
(270) 259-3311


Utility Rates - Effective October 1, 2015

Water Rates
First 2,000 gallons $16.00 (minimum bill)
Next 8,000 gallons $7.21 per 1,000 gallons
Next 40,000 gallons $4.91 per 1,000 gallons
Over 50,000 gallons $3.61 per 1,000 gallons
For out of town rates add 10%.
Sewer Rates
Flat Rate $10.61 (minimum bill)
First 2,000 gallons $3.93 Per 1,000 gallons (plus Flat Rate)
Over 2,000 gallons $5.64 Per 1,000 gallons
Residential & Commercial Gas Rates- Effective March 1, 2015
First 1,000 cubic feet $8.20 (minimum bill)
Over 1,000 cubic feet $8.20 per 1,000 cubic feet
Out of town $9.02 per 1,000 cubic feet

Industrial Gas Rates

Over 20 million cubic feet / year usage $7.70 per 1,000 cubic feet

Deposits

  • Water Deposit $100.00
  • Gas Deposit $125.00

Installation Fees - Effective as of February 1, 2015

Residential Water Installation
5/8" service $525.00
1" service $1,200.00
2" service $3,500.00

Residential Sewer Installation With Pump - $300.00 (plus cost of pump)

Residential Gravity Sewer Installation - $300.00

Residential Gas Installation - $225.00

New Service Breckinridge County Residential Gas Installation (roadside main only) and if adding a meter to existing service $500.00

(Need total BTU input for business gas service) (Check tags on appliances)

Removal fee for Gas and/or Water service $50.00 each service.​​​

Leitchfield Utilities Logo
If you have questions about your utility​ bill or you need to report a problem please call
(270) 259-4034

Utility Maintenance Shop
308 West White Oak St.
Leitchfield, KY 42754
(270) 259-3541

Water Treatment Plant
3245 Lewis School Rd.
Leitchfield, KY 42754
(270) 259-4501
leitchfieldwater@windstream.net

Wastewater Treatment Plant
218 Commerce Dr.
Leitchfield, KY 42754
(270) 259-3311


We are now accepting credit/debit card payments.

 

INFORMATION AND FORMS

APPLICATION FOR GARBAGE SERVICE ONLY.pdf​​

Bank Draft Form.pdf

BUDGET PAYMENT PLAN.pdf

Copy of Leitchfield Utility Rates.pdf

Residential Application for Service.pdf

Utility Commercial Application for Service.pdf

UTILITY PAMPHLET.docx 2012 8.5 x 11.pdf