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Who Provides Gas, Electricity, Internet, Water, Recycling, Trash in Minneapolis?

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New house in Minneapolis? Who provides gas, electricity, telephone, internet, water, sewer, trash, recycling in Minneapolis? Here's who to contact to arrange utilities in Minneapolis.

Electricity in Minneapolis - Xcel Energy

Xcel Energy is Minneapolis' electricity utility company.

Natural Gas in Minneapolis - CenterPoint Energy

CenterPoint Energy provides natural gas for heating and cooking in Minneapolis.

Internet Service in Minneapolis

There are three choices for high-speed internet in Minneapolis.

  • Qwest provides broadband internet services
  • Comcast provides cable internet services
  • USI Wireless provides the City of Minneapolis' public wi-fi service.
If USI Wireless works at your home - there's many places in the city it doesn't work or the higher speeds are not available - it's the cheapest option. USI Wireless users have the added advantage of being able to use the service anywhere in the city.

If you need ultra high speed, then Qwest or Comcast at the only choices.

Telephone Service in Minneapolis

There are two choices for home telephone service in Minneapolis.

  • Qwest provides local and long distance telephone service.
  • Comcast provides local and long distance telephone service.

Vonage and other VoIP telephone services operate in Minnesota, requiring a broadband telephone service to operate.

Trash and Recycling in Minneapolis - City of Minneapolis

The City of Minneapolis collects trash and recycling in the city. You have to use the city's services, Minneapolis city ordinances requires residents to use the city's trash and recycling collection. Call 612 673-1114 to set up Trash, recycling, water, sewer and storm water utilities in Minneapolis.

Water - City of Minneapolis

The City of Minneapolis provides and bills for water. Call 612 673-1114 to set up Trash, recycling, water, sewer and storm water utilities in Minneapolis.

Sewer and Storm Water - City of Minneapolis

The City of Minneapolis bills for sewer and storm water. Call 612 673-1114 to set up Trash, recycling, water, sewer and storm water utilities in Minneapolis.
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