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The City of Leitchfield, Kentucky


The public water, gas and sewer systems are operated by the Leitchfield Utilities Commission.

Dwight Embry
Utilities Superintendent
(270) 259-4034

David Roof
Utilities Foreman
(270) 259-3541

Natural Gas

Source: Texas Gas Pipeline

Gas pressure ranges up to 240 (psi). City gas is supplied by six inch steel lines connecting to a Texas Gas 36 inch transmission main.

Jimmy Wells
Gas Foreman
(270) 259-3541

Water Capacity

2.88 million gallons per day

Leitchfield's Water Treatment Plant currently serves the East half of Grayson County. The industrial area water flows at a minimum 60 pounds per square inch (psi), residual at 1,100 gallons per minute (gpm).

2011 Water Quality Report

Darren Dennison
Water Treatment Plant Manager
(270) 259-4501


Design capacity 2 million gallons per day
Average daily flow 1 million gallons
Type of treatment is Tertiary

The Leitchfield Wastewater Treatment Plant now has a 17 million gallon equalization basin. The collection system also had an extensive upgrade in 2001.

Robin Strader
Chief Plant Operator
(270) 259-3311



Water Rates:
(Effective April 1, 2012) 
First 2,000 Gallons @ $15.25(minimum bill)
Next 8,000 Gallons @ $7.14 per 1,000 Gallons
Next 40,000 Gallons @ $4.86 per 1,000 Gallons
All Over 50,000 Gallons @ $3.57 per 1,000 Gallons
(Please note:  For out of town rates, add 10%.)

Sewer Rates:
Flat Rate $ 10.61 (minimum bill)
First 2,000 Gallons $3.93 Per 1,000 Gallons (plus the $10.61)
All Over 2,000 Gallons $5.64 Per 1,000 Gallons

Residential & Commercial Gas Rates:
(Effective December 1, 2012)
First 1,000 Cubic Feet $8.45 (minimum bill)
All Over 1,000 Cubic Feet $8.45 per 1,000 Cubic Feet
Out of town $9.29 per 1,000 Cubic Feet

Industrial Gas Rates:
(Effective December 1, 2012)
Over 20 million cubic feet / year usage $7.95 per 1,000 Cubic Feet

Water Deposit $100.00
Gas Deposit $125.00

Installation Fees

Rates are effective as of January 1, 2013

Residential Water Installation
5/8" service  $   525.00
   1" service  $1,200.00
   2" service  $3,500.00

Residential Sewer Installation With Pump   $300.00 (Plus cost of pump)

Residential Gravity Sewer Installation     $300.00

Residential Gas Installation  $150.00

Breckinridge County Residential Gas Installation (ROADSIDE MAIN ONLY) and if adding a meter to existing service $500.00

Removal fee for Gas and/or Water service $50.00 each service.










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Phone Numbers

Questions about your utility bill or to report a problem.
(270) 259-4034

Utility Maintenance Shop
308 West White Oak St.
Leitchfield, KY 42754
(270) 259-3541

Water Treatment Plant
3245 Lewis School Rd.
Leitchfield, KY 42754
(270) 259-4501

Wastewater Treatment Plant
218 Commerce Dr.
Leitchfield, KY 42754
(270) 259-3311



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Last Updated 7/22/2014
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