Utilities

Water & Sewer

Water TowerThe Water and Sewer Department of the city as the name implies provides water and sewer services to the citizens of Bainbridge. Bainbridge is blessed with an abundance of excellent underground water. Bainbridge has three deep wells capable of pumping up to 7 million gallons of water per day. The water quality pumped is excellent and no treatment is required with the exception of chlorination, which while not necessary to purify the water, is required by the State of Georgia.

The City has four 500,000-gallon overhead storage tanks which provide uniform water pressure throughout the City. The City operates one sewage treatment plant capable of treating 2.5 million gallons of sanitary sewer per day. Water rates are based on monthly meter readings. Water and sewer billings are done on a monthly basis.

* After Hours Sewer and Water Hotline: 229-726-6227

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Natural Gas

GasThe Gas Department is responsible for the operation of the city's natural gas system. The department functions under certain guidelines, including city codes and ordinances, state and federal environmental laws and regulations, and various utility regulations. The department participates in the installation, repair, testing, and maintenance of natural gas lines, components, and meters.

See our "Related Pages" below for more information on natural gas safety.

For more information about natural gas, please visit Safegas.

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