As one of the 43 Municipal Electric Department’s in New York State, the Village Electric system offers some of the lowest rates (link to rates here also) in New York State (for more information insert MEUA website). The Village Electric Department participates in numerous energy efficiency programs such as Tame the Refrigerator Monster, Rebates for Energy Star Appliances, etc and offers an infra red analysis of your home free of charge.
You must be a resident of the Village of Churchville to be a Municipal electric customer. New customers should contact the Village office for a Service application form. If you are a renter, a deposit may be required.
The meters are read monthly by our electric department employees. Bills are mailed the first of the month and due without penalty by the 20th of the month. After that date a 1.5% is applied.
The Village of Churchville's Electric is regulated by the New York State Public Service Commission. The PSC has a great website to provide consumers with information. To contact the PSC click "contact us" on their website.
If you are experiencing difficulties paying your electric bills or have received notice of disconnect due to lack of payment please contact the Village Office at 585-293-3720. A payment plan may be available to help you. Help may also be available at the following websites:
- Home Energy Assistance Program (HEAP)
- NYS Office of Temporary and Disability Assistance
- Salvation Army
Disconnection is regulated and monitored by the New York State Public Service Commission. For further details, see the PSC's Home Energy Fair Practices Act (HEFPA).
Your electric service may be disconnected due to lack of payment. This is regulated and monitored by the New York State Public Service Commission. For further details go to http://www.askpsc.com/askpsc/page/?PageAction=renderPageById&PageId=9a5e6ea1fbbd6caa60dc7dc9927d5ea2
If you are experiencing difficulties paying your electric bills or have received notice of disconnect and can not pay your bill help may be available at the following websites:
Home Energy Assistance Program (HEAP) http://www.otda.state.ny.us/main/heap/
NYS Office of Temporary and Disability Assistance http://www.otda.state.ny.us/main/ta/
Salvation Army http://www.salvationarmy.org/ihq/www_sa.nsf