Utilities

Electric Service


Dominion Virginia Power is the principal supplier of electricity for Goochland County.

Rappahannock Electric Cooperative and Central Virginia Electric Cooperative also provide electric service to certain portions of the county.

Gas


Dunn Gas Company provides private delivery of propane and serves all of Goochland County. Contact the, at 804-457-4500 to learn more.

Blue and White Propane provides private delivery services for the eastern area of Goochland. Call them at 804-784-6041 for more information.

Amerigas Propane L.P. serves all of Goochland with propane needs. They can be reached at 804-783-9500.

Columbia Gas of Virginia provides natural gas for customers in eastern Goochland. For information about service area and rates, call 800-543-8911.

Solid Waste Disposal


Trash collection services are provided by a number of private contractors.

Goochland County maintains and operates two convenience centers for disposal of household trash and recyclables. The centers are available, free of charge, for use by county residents who have proof of residency. There is a fee to dispose of certain items, including brush, automobile tires, air conditioners, refrigerators, and other appliances that contain Freon.

Water & Sewer


The Goochland County Department of Public Utilities is responsible for the operation and maintenance of public drinking water and wastewater services for the entire county. The county is separated into the Courthouse region and Eastern region (which includes the Tuckahoe Creek Service District).

View the general public utility rates, as well as the connection fees for Goochland County. Please contact Public Utilities for more information.

Telecommunications


Verizon is the primary telecommunications service provider.

An extensive fiber optic network with digital switching capability and Synchronous Optical Network (SONET) self-healing fiber optic rings ensures uninterrupted service.

Special Access Services (DS1, DS3) and information services based on Integrated Services Digital Network (ISDN) technology are available.

Comcast provides cable and broadband services in certain areas of the county.

In other areas broadband is provided by Exede Satellite Internet, HughesNet Satellite Internet, AT&T, Sprint, and other providers.