Electric Fund


The City of Fredericksburg owns and operates its own electricity distribution system. The Electric Department is responsible for management and maintenance of the Electric Distribution System including over 93 miles of overhead and 8 miles of underground distribution line, all metering equipment (5,800 meters); capacitor banks; switches; circuit breakers; 8 circuits of 7,200 volt 3-phase power lines; the City's fiber optic network; construction of all new distribution lines within the City and the replacement and installation of poles and transformers.

Goals and Objectives

  • Provide the most efficient electric service at the least cost to the rate payers
  • Integrate and demonstrate the department’s core values into everyday activities
  • Utilize fiscal resources prudently
  • Have no Loss Time accidents

In order to meet these goals, we will

  • Conduct activities with the highest integrity and intentions

What we accomplished in 2021-2022

  • Install Transformers at The Emigrant – 341 E. Main Street
  • Install Transformer and Conductor at winery – 980 Old San Antonio Road
  • Install Transformer and Conductor at Wing Cottages – 506 E. Ufer Street
  • Install Transformer at Wellness Center – 1006 S. Highway 16
  • Install Transformer and Conductor at Bed &Breakfast Complex – 813 Wellness Court
  • Line Relocation – 980 Old San Antonio Road
  • Partial Meter Replacement
  • Street Light Replacement – Main Street

What we plan to accomplish in 2022-2023

  • Install Transformer and Conductor - Albert Hotel – 234 E. Main Street
  • Install Transformer at Grand Central at Milam – 206 N. Milam Street
  • Install Transformer and Conductor at Evers building – 342 W. Main Street
  • Complete Meter Replacement
  • Install Secondary Conductor at B&B Complex - 707 E. Highway Street
  • Install Transformer at Club/Professional office – 120 Industrial Loop
  • Install Transformer B&B Complex – 306 W. Travis Street
  • Install Transformer at Wine Tasting Room – 982 Old San Antonio Road

Electric Department Performance Measures

Electric Department Staffing [employee headcount by job title]

Electric Department Organizational Chart