Charlotte County Utilities provides potable water, wastewater treatment and disposal and reclaimed water for irrigation, serving more than 60,000 homes and businesses throughout unincorporated Charlotte County.
Utilities is a department of Charlotte County Board of County Commissioners (www.CharlotteCountyFl.gov). This site is intended to serve as a mechanism for communication between the public and the Utility on the listed topics. Any comments posted on this page and the list of fans of the page are public record and subject to disclosure pursuant to State of Florida Public Records Laws. Public disclosure requests must be directed to the County Attorney's office.
The utility is a separate government-owned enterprise that is fully funded by customer rates, fees and charges, not by ad valorem tax dollars.
The Utilities Department consists of four divisions: Administration, Business Services, Engineering and Operations. CCU is led by the Utilities Director, who works under the direction of the County Administrator and Deputy County Administrator.
Administration - includes the Director and support staff.
Business Services - includes Customer Service, Billing & Collections and Meter Services, and is overseen by the Business Services Manager.
Engineering - provides full engineering and inspection services to residential and commercial utility customers, and overseen by the Engineering Services Manager.
Operations - is responsible for the operation and maintenance of all County owned and operated water, wastewater and reclaimed water facilities, including plants, booster stations, lift stations, fire hydrants, valves and the entire distribution and collection system. It is overseen by the Operations Manager