Chicago Utilities Directory

Listing of utility companies serving the Chicagoland area

We have compiled an exhaustive list of Public Service providers as well as Public Transportation and Government Services and Information for your convenience.

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Electricity Companies
Natural Gas Suppliers
Chicagoland Government Services
Public Transportation

Telecommunication Providers in Chicago
Satellite, Cable, Telephone, Cellular, and Internet Companies

Comcast - Cable TV, Internet, and Telephone
1.800.COMCAST (1.800.266.2278)
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Sprint, Telephone, Internet, and Cellular Phone
RCN - Cable TV, Internet, and Telephone
1.800.RING.RCN (1.800.746.4726)
AT&T/SBC - Satellite TV, Internet, Telephone, and Cellular Phone
Verizon - DIRECTV®, Telephone, Internet, and Cellular Phone
U.S. Cellular - Chicago's local Cellular Provider
T-Mobile - Cellular Provider

Electricity Providers in Chicago*

*All providers may not be available in all areas.
Commonwealth Edison
1.800.EDISON.1 (1.800.334.7661)
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Commerce Energy, Inc.
Note: Licensed in IL, but not delivering service, yet.
Hudson Energy Services
Document Processor
National Registered Agents Inc.
200 W. Adams St., Ste. 2007
Chicago, IL 60606-5230
Integrys Energy Services, Inc.

Natural Gas Providers in Chicago*

*All providers may not be available in all areas.
People's Gas
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Interstate Gas Supply of Illinois, Inc.
Santanna Energy Services
U.S. Energy Savings Corp.
Spark Energy, L.P.
1.877.228.9427 (URS.2.BUY.GAS)
Ambit Energy
1.888.782.6248 (888-78-AMBIT)
(Check availability in your zip, now!)

Government and Public Services

City Water Services
Dial 311 or visit
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City Fire Department
Emergencey: Dial 911
Non-Emergency: 312.745.3705
Vehicle Services
Resource Center - Curbside Recycling
Cook County - Official Cook County government website
City of Chicago - Official site of city office
State of Illinois - Official site for the state of Illinois
Dead Tree Removal - Request dead tree removal online!

Transportation Services

Regional Transportation Authority (RTA) - Includes CTA, Metra, and Pace info
836.7000 (any suburban area code)
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Pace - North Chicago public transportation
1.847.364.PACE (1.847.364.7223)
South Shore Line - Northern Indiana Commuter Transportation District
Chicago Transit Authority (CTA) - Public Transportation
CTA "El" map (PDF)
1.888.YOURCTA (1.888.968.7282)
Metra - Public Transportation for the greater Chicagoland Metropolitan Area and Suburbs