Electric Fund


Description

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 (38 years)

In order to meet these goals, we will

  • Conduct activities with the highest integrity and intentions

What we accomplished in 2022-2023

  • Install Transformer at Grand Central at Milam - 206 N. Milam Street
  • Install Conductor at B&B Complex - 707 E. Highway Street
  • Install Transformer at Club/Professional office - 120 Industrial Loop
  • Install Transformer and Conductor at B&B Complex - 306 W. Travis Street
  • Install Transformer and Pole at Wine Tasting - 982 Old San Antonio Road
  • Install Transformer and Conductor at Albert Hotel - 234 E Main Street
  • Install Transformer and Pole at Jack's Chop House - 505 W Main Street
  • Install Transformer at Fredericksburg Tequila Bar - 209 E San Antonio Street
  • Install Transformers and Poles at Atwell Classic Cars - 424 S. Lincoln Street
  • Install Transformer at City Annex Building - 113 N. Crockett Street
  • Install Transformer at New Woerner Warehouse - 407 E. Live Oak Street
  • No Loss Time accidents

What we plan to accomplish in 2023-2024

  • Complete Meter Replacement
  • Install Charging Station at H-E-B - 407 S. Adams Street
  • Install EV (Electric Vehicle) Station at Crenwelge Motors - 815 W Main Street
  • Install Transformers at Smitty's Car Wash - 513 S. Adams Street
  • Install Transformer at Kennedy Casitas - 616 E. San Antonio Street
  • Install Transformer at Texas Hill Country Surgical Center - 811 S. Milam Street

Electric Department Performance Measures

Electric Department Staffing [employee headcount by job title]


Electric Department Organizational Chart