Public Utilities

Billing Information


Payment for a utility service is due upon receipt and past due 15 days from the billing date. A 5% late penalty is charged for payments received after 4:30 p.m. on the 15th of the month.  If the 15th of the month lands on a weekend, the following Monday will be considered like the 15th.

Garbage Collection


Residential customers receive weekly garbage collection and bi-weekly curbside recycling collection. Garbage and recycling must be at the curb no later than 7 a.m. on collection days. The City contracts garbage collection through Waste Management.  To set up an account or any questions or concerns regarding garbage collection need to be directed to Waste Management at (888) 960-0008.


Report a Problem


To report a problem with your utility services, please call the City of Litchfield Public Utilities at (320) 693-7201.  After hours calls will be directed to our after hours call center, Cooperative Response Center.  To contact them directly, dial (866) 639-6108.


Utility Service