Electric Distribution

The Princeton Electric Department maintains the electric distribution system and telecommunications system that serves all areas of the city.

The electric department was purchased January 1st of 1900 by the city council for $12,000. In 2003 the Electric Department entered the telecommunication business forming a partnership with Connecting Point / IVNet of Peru.

Here is some informational statistics about our distribution system:
  • 1,107 Street Lights
  • 2,063 Poles
  • 22 Circuit Miles of Fiber
  • 3 Substations
  • 4,300 Customers
  • 86 Fiber Splice Locations