Electric Utilities

The City of Lumberton is your local electricity provider.  Our mission is to provide quality, cost-effective services to all our customers.  We are one of 191 utilities in the nation to earn Reliable Public Power (RP3).  The RP3 designation recognizes public power utilities that demonstrate proficiency in four key disciplines:




System Improvement

The Electric Utilities Department provides several services.

Electrical installations and repair

Tree trimming and removal

Street lighting and security lighting


Emergency on-call personnel are available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. In case of power outage please notify us at (910) 671-3865 from 7 a.m. - 3:30 p.m. Please contact Emergency Communications at (910) 671-3888 for outages that occur after hours and on weekends.