Gas Service 

MidAmerican Energy




 One Call Utility Line Locator 


City of Elk Point 




Jerry Buum
Public Works Director

Mark Rubida
Utility Service Worker II

Todd Gates
Utility Service Worker II

Mike Antonson
Utility Service Worker II

Troy Van Roekel
Utility Service Worker I

Andrea Geary
Utility Office Manager


**Automatic Withdrawal Now Available for your utility bill: 

Fill out the Withdrawal Application form and drop off at City Hall. 

You can purchase a 95 gallon garbage cans the cost with tax is $68.04


Marathon water heaters -  50 gallon $692.18 w/rebate $492.18

                                                          85 gallon $859.66 w/rebate $519.66

                                                         105 gallon - $952.94 w/rebate $532.94


Water Heater, Garbage can, and garage heater pamphlet



They carry lifetime warranty on the tank & 6 year warranty on parts (for the original owner). A $4.00 per gallon rebate is offered as long the water heater is hooked up to a load management control box. Plus you will receive a $4.40 credit each month on your utility bill (as long as the electrical usage is more than 300 kw).


Garage heaters may be purchased and delivered through the City of Elk Point too.  Please call City Hall for details 356-2141




Energy Star Appliance Rebates    

 East River will provide rebate payments for Energy Star listed Refrigerators, Freezers, Clothes Washers, and Dishwashers.

  • Rebate amounts are:

            Refrigerators - $50

            Freezers - $50

            Clothes Washers - $25

                Electric Dryers - $25

            Dishwashers - $25

  • The new appliances must replace existing appliances (if a rebate was received once for that appliance there has to be 15 years before eligible for another rebate) and the member must supply proof of disposal for replacement refrigerator rebates.
  • The City of Elk Point is required to match the amounts available from East River.
  • Please provide the City (bring into the utility office at City Hall) a copy of receipt for new appliance, model number & make of new appliance, and the year of the old appliance.


 Application for Utilities

New customer deposit for residential service is $150.00 & a service fee of $26.50 will be required before services will be changed over. Upon application, a reference check (12 month credit history) will be necessary. If the credit history comes back showing 3 or more late payments or 1 disconnection or a credit history isn't provided then a $200.00 security deposit will be required along with the $176.50 total $376.50.


The deposit(s) for homeowners will be refunded upon 12 consecutive months of paying on time. The deposit(s) will be automatically applied to the utility bill. The deposit(s) for renters will be refunded when the account is closed & will be applied to the final bill.  Renter's paid security deposits will be applied to bill after 12 months of paying on time.

Utility bills are due upon receipt of the bill & considered past due after the 5th of each month

Policy for Utility Customers

Disconnection Form  


 City of Elk Point 2012 Drinking Water Report 

2015 Utility Rates (PDF)