Electricity - Dominion Virginia Power
- One full day's notice is required. Connections are not made on weekends.
- Connection fee of $15.00 appears on your first bill.
- A deposit of $90.00 - $180.00 will be waived if a credit check is satisfactory. The deposit will be returned after one year at current interest rate pending 12 months of continuous service and good credit.
- No deposit required for service if purchasing; $30 connection charge for Richmond.
- *In Richmond, call 780-6350 to report water leaks.
- There is a $25.00 deposit (cooking only) to $100.00 (heated by gas) for new service if purchasing and a $25.00 - $100.00 deposit if renting. *
- There is a $30.00 connection charge added to first bill.
- Letter of credit from major utility company can waive deposit.
- Forty-eight hour notice required for service.
- A deposit will be waived with a satisfactory letter of credit from a major utility company.
- Twenty-four to forty-eight hour notice for service.
- $180.00 deposit required for new service. A letter of satisfactory credit from a major utility company will waiver deposit.
- Three to seven business days required for service. If residence currently receives phone service, Verizon can switch service overnight.
- The one-time hook-up fee is $38.50.
- Security deposit depends on credit history (credit report).
Electricity - Hanover County
Rappahannock Electric Cooperative
Richmond Department of Public Utilities
Serves Henrico and parts of Chesterfield; no service to Hanover
Commonwealth Gas Services (Chesterfield County)
Virginia Natural Gas (Hanover County)
Garbage and Trash Collection:
Trash is collected once a week, and one large rolling can is provided. The cost is $10.00 per month. The statement is sent with the water bill.
Trash is picked up every other week from cans placed at the curb by the homeowner. Each can must have a sticker which can be purchased at the treasurer's office. Cost is $1.00 per sticker. Service begins when stickers are purchased.
Hanover (for yard rubbish and grass clippings only)
There is public trash collection in limited areas, only. Private contractors perform this service. Look in the Yellow Pages for private garbage collection companies that serve these areas.
Richmond Times-Dispatch: 748-6389
Style Weekly: 358-0825
The Richmond Free Press (Weekly): 644-0496
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