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Utilities Serving Roane

Located in a region that's home to the largest producer of electricity in the nation—Tennessee Valley Authority—Roane County has abundant affordable and reliable power. Roane County also has natural gas pipelines in the industrial parks, high-capacity wastewater treatment systems and ultra modern water treatment plants with abundant water supplies and Roane County's communications services rival the nation's most technologically advanced locations.

Cumberland Utility District

Service Area: Roane County from Harriman to Holiday Shores in Kingston and from Harriman to Oliver Springs.

Contact Information:
Ernie Henley - Manager, Operations
3201 Harriman Highway
Harriman, TN 37748

Harriman Utility Board

Water Service Area: Harriman Utility Board provides drinking water to residents in Roane and Morgan Counties.

Electric Service Area: Harriman Utility Board provides electric service to parts of Roane, Morgan and Anderson Counties utilizing approximately 650 miles of electric lines through 6 substations.

Gas Service Area: The Harriman Utility Board Gas Department distributes natural gas to residents and businesses in Roane and Morgan counties.

Contact Information
Candace Vannasdale P.E. - General Manager
200 N. Roane Street
Mailing Address: P.O. Box 434
Harriman, TN 37748

Kingston Water Department

Service Area: The city of Kingston Water Department provides water service to 3600 customers and wastewater collection service to about 2500 customers in the city of Kingston and surrounding areas.

Contact Information
David Bolling - City Manager
125 W. Cumberland St.
Kingston, TN 37763

Lenoir City Utilities Board

Gas, Water and Wastewater Service Area: Loudon County and Lenoir City

Electric Service Area: Loudon County and Lenoir City as well as portions of Knox and Roane Counties

Contact Information
Shannon Littleton - General Manager
200 Depot Street
P.O. Box 449
Lenoir City, TN 37771
865-986-6591 ext. 1724

Oak Ridge Utility District

Gas Service Area: Portions of Anderson and Roane Counties

Contact Information
Jeff Patterson - President & General Manager
120 South Jefferson Circle
Oak Ridge, TN 37830
Toll Free 865-888-483-1377

Roane Central Utility District

Contact Information
Robert H. Creswell - General Manager
2727 Roane State Hwy.
Harriman, TN 37748

Roane County Wastewater

Contact Information
Gene McClure - General Manager
123 Post Oak Valley Road
Rockwood, TN 37854

Rockwood Electric Utility

Service Area: Portions of Roane, Cumberland and Morgan counties

Contact Information
Kendall Bear P.E. - General Manager
341 West Rockwood Street
Rockwood, TN 37854
Toll-free 877-717-4335

Rockwood Water and Gas

Contact Information
Kim Ramsey - General Manager
110 N. Chamberlain Avenue
Rockwood, TN 37854

Volunteer Energy cooperative

Service Area: VEC serves all or portions of 17 counties in East and Middle Tennessee including the counties of Hamilton, Bradley, Polk, McMinn, Meigs, Rhea, Roane, Loudon, Cumberland, White, Morgan, Putnam, Overton, Fentress, Pickett, Scott and Bledsoe. Over 105,000 residents of these counties are currently VEC customers.

Contact Information
Rody Blevins - Pres./CEO

Steve Scott - Decatur Service Area Manager
18359 Highway 58 North
P.O. Box 1183
Decatur, TN 37322

Watts Bar Utility District

Water Service Area: The service area covers portions of five counties; Loudon, McMinn, Meigs, Rhea and Roane. The service area for Roane County is broken up into two sections, South Roane and East Roane County. Currently, Watts Bar has about 4,850+ active customers in these counties.

Sewer Service Area: The service area covers portions of four counties; Roane, Meigs, Loudon and Rhea.

Roane County - Garlington Point Subdivision, Highland Reserve Subdivision and The Cove at Blackberry Ridge Subdivision.

Contact Information
Mickey Barger - General Manager
123 Pawnook Farm Road
Lenoir City, TN 37771
Mailing Address: P.O. Box 910
Kingston, TN 37763 
Toll Free 800-882-5099