Our City Departments & Services
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The City of Newton provides quality services to its residents through its several departments. The City of Newton owns its own electric, water, and wastewater systems. Natural gas is provided by AmerenCIPS. Telecommunications providers and trash services can also be obtained through providers found on the Contracted Services page.
If you are a new customer wishing to obtain electric, water and wastewater services through the City of Newton, please contact the City Collector at (618) 783-8451. You can download the necessary information and forms for utility services, automatic payments and budget plans from the Forms & Applications page. A deposit for utilities is required and is determined based on your credit rating before utilities are connected.
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AFTERHOURS UTILITY EMERGENCY:
Electric Department: (618) 783-3139
Fire Department: (618) 783-3887
Cemetery - (618) 783-2173
Batting Cages/Mini-Golf/Aquatic Center
Police Department: (618) 783-8478
Streets Department: (618) 783-8511
WasteWater Department: (618) 783-2715
Water Department: (618) 783-2711