Manager's Message

The City of Athens Utilities Gas Services Department began operation in 1952 on the Alabama-Tennessee Natural Gas Pipeline (now Enbridge Pipeline). We currently serve approximately 13,500 customers in Limestone County, Alabama to include the cities of Athens, Elkmont, and Ardmore.  We operate and maintain approximately 700 miles of natural gas pipeline main.

The Gas Services Department is comprised of forty employees trained and experienced in the management, instrumentation & measurement, inspection, construction, and maintenance of natural gas operations.

Natural gas is one of the safest, cleanest, and most efficient sources of energy and we encourage you to consider it for you home and business needs.

Should you have any questions, or if we may be of service to you, please call us at 256-232-1440

Steve Carter
Director, Athens Gas Services Department