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Toby Rinehart - Superintendent of Public Services

Public Works Department

All working utility departments are located at public works.  This includes Water, Sewer, Gas, Electric, and Street Departments.  Our goal is to provide friendly, high-quality, and economical service to the citizens of Flora.  Toby Rinehart is Supt. of Public Services and he oversees gas, electric, water, sewer, streets and the wastewater treatment plant.  Chad Bayles oversees cemetery, park, recreation and the swimming pool.

Gas, Electric, Water, and Sewer Departments
All Utility Departments are "on call" 24 hours a day, 7 days per week.  If you have a utility emergency after regular working hours, you may call the Flora Police Department.  After Hours Emergency Telephone Number 618-662-9111.
Water Treatment Plant-Surface Water Treatment
-Raw Water - Carlyle Lake
-Finish Water Storage Capacity - 2,300,000 Gallons
-Wastewater Treatment Plant - Activated Sludge
-Average gallons treated daily - 550,000 Gallons
-Plant Capacity - 1,800,000 Gallons
-Discharge into Raccoon Creek
Electric Department
-Primary Voltage - 12.470kv
-Peak Shaving Generation of 18,250 KW
-3 Substations
-Supply - Ameren CIPS/Illinois Municipal Electric Agency
Gas Department
-Supply - CMS Trunkline

City of Flora Public Works

200 Fairview Street

Flora, Illinois 62839

Phone:  618-662-4625 or 618-662-5131